StHealth and GSK Joint Working Project for Osteoporosis

St Helens

St Helens shadow clinical commissioning group , St Helens & Knowsley NHS Trust and GlaxoSmithKline UK Limited (GSK) working in partnership to understand and improve the current management of patients with osteoporosis within this locality.

The Patient

  • Have access to appropriate management of osteoporosis patients in line with national guidance.
  • Improved management within primary care, closer to the patient’s home.
  • Identification of patients at risk of fragility fracture as a result of falling, previously unknown to falls prevention services.
  • Improved equality of care across St Helens Health GPCC.

Start date: October 2011

Completed: November 2012

For further information please contact:

GSK UK Customer contact centre on: +44 (0)800 221 441

UK/COM/0054/13(1) Archived 2015.