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S5W-19004: Brian Whittle (South Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 24 September 2018

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-14416 by Shona Robison on 22 February 2018, what consideration it has given to ensuring equitable access to fracture liaison services across the country.

Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 26 October 2018

The Programme for Government 2018-19 includes a commitment to develop a National Falls and Fracture Prevention Strategy which will provide an opportunity to present an achievable vision of a joined up, whole system approach to falls and fracture prevention and management which will help to deliver on strategic objectives and support people to age well.

The Strategy is due to be published by end March 2019.