Category: Blog

Blog: Looking Forward to the NOA Annual Members’ Conference 2021

This year is the National Orthopaedic Alliance’s first ever Annual Members’ Conference. It has an amazing agenda that complements the aims and objectives the alliance…

Blog: Serendipitous Learning Curve of Trimalleolar Ankle Fractures During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By: Pregash Ellapparadja FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics), Consultant Knee Surgeon, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care Foundation NHS Trust Learning is a lifelong process – never…

Blog: Supporting Staff to (really) Check-In

By Chloe Kitto The wellbeing of healthcare staff continues to be a heavily discussed topic within the NHS. And rightly so, given the role we have all…

Blog: Building an Orthopaedic QI Learning Network

The Orthopaedic Quality Improvement (inc.Clinical Audit) Network (OQICAN), hosted by the National Orthopaedic Alliance (NOA) aims to bring NOA members together to benchmark and improve…

Blog: Outcomes data collection in orthopaedics

By Rebecca Lafferty, National PROMS Network Co-ordinator and Outcomes Manager (Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust). Outcomes data collection can mean different…

Blog: Maintaining Trauma and Orthopaedic Services during COVID-19

  By: Mr Sarkhell Radha MBChB, PG Cert, MSc, MBA, MRCS, FRCS (Tr & Orth) Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon and Clinical Lead at Croydon…

Blog: Reflecting on 2020, hopeful for 2021

Ann Hoey, NOA Deputy Director We’re two weeks into 2021 and England has been back in national lockdown for the majority of that time.  Orthopaedic…