Success Stories


Own the Bone Experiences: Three Different Models

This recorded webinar features three Own the Bone program coordinators have found success running an FLS program within their different care settings, including an urban academic medical center, a community-based regional hospital, and an integrated health system. Hear about each of their program’s implementation, incremental growth, what they are doing today, and future plans.
(recorded July 12, 2017)

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Own the Bone Site Highlights

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, out of Winston-Salem, NC, uses Own the Bone to supplement their existing fracture liaison service with information from the Own the Bone registry. Click here to learn how Own the Bone adds value to their bone health initiatives. 

Froedtert Hospital

Froedtert Hospital, located in Milwaukee, WI, implemented Own the Bone in late 2017. With support from an interdisciplinary team their program has grown to treat all fragility fracture patients. Click here to learn more about Froedtert Hospital's program and how they implemented Own the Bone.

NYU Winthrop Hospital

NYU Winthrop Hospital, located in Mineola, NY, has an Own the Bone program led by a clinical team of four who treat fracture patients over the age of 55 in an in-patient setting. Click here to learn more about how their program got started and how it has grown into a successful fracture liaison service. 

Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Based in Louisville, KY, Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital's Own the Bone program is co-championed by two RN's who treat fracture patients over the age of 50 in an in-patient setting. Click here to find out how Norton discovered the Own the Bone program and how it was implemented at their institution.

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson Hospital, located in Jefferson Hills, PA and part of the Allegheny Health Network, implemented their Own the Bone program in early 2012 and was the first post-fracture care program in the area. Click here to read more about Jefferson Hospital's program and how it has grown over the course of several years.
"Own the Bone isn't hard to implement, it just takes leadership and a coordinated effort among hospital administration, nursing staff, and interested physicians within an institution"

-Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD
Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital