About the Strategy
Osteoporosis Strategy for Long-Term Care gives healthcare professionals, seniors, and their families access to quality information and resources regarding osteoporosis and fracture prevention.
Fracture Prevention Toolkit
Why is the FRS important?
- The FRS is the first tool of its kind developed specifically for the LTC population. It makes assessment for fractures easy
- Improved quality of life for residents – fractures can have life-changing and debilitating consequences.
- Improved care to reduce pain, disability, and transfers to hospital.
How can I access the FRS?
The FRS is embedded in MDS 2.0 software as provided by PointClickCare or the LTCF. Ask your software vendor about your home’s FRS implementation status.