MPs from across the region have met with ambulance bosses amid ongoing concerns over the crisis that hit the service during the festive period.
More than 2,000 hours when ambulance crews could have been responding to other calls in Norfolk were lost due to delays in handing patients over at A&E last month.
The James Paget University Hospital has been shortlisted for an award for supporting students into nursing placements.
Nearly 700 adults and young people with learning disabilities could be missing out on essential annual health checks because they have not registered their disability with their GP.
Hospital directors have described how they “never experienced difficulty” like that they faced over Christmas and New Year and felt “helplessness” over the demand.
More than 1,500 admissions to hospital in Norfolk and Suffolk over the course of a year were due to drug-related mental illness, new figures revealed.
The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have three walks coming up in the week ahead.
A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised by OneLife Suffolk.
It’s not entirely unusual for me to talk to people who have known me for some time and for them to say ‘dude, what is it that
you do now?’.
Cancer patients in the region could see faster diagnosis and more support at home after a partnership of health chiefs and councils were granted £1.3m.
A Lowestoft grandmother who has spent almost two months in hospital after being rushed into intensive care while on a family holiday in Florida, could finally be flying home.
Representatives from the region’s ambulance service will face questions from MPs this month following allegations of patient deaths due to delays.
A care worker from Lowestoft has been recognised as part of a new incentive programme.
A hospital is hoping to nurture the healthcare staff of the future by launching its own academy.
New figures released by the Department for Transport (DfT) reveal the walking habits of people across the region.
Fundraisers from the Lowestoft-based Lauren Lou appeal, which raises money and awareness in aid of cancer charities, have been involved in two events.
A charity helping people with disabilities to live more independent lives is urgently seeking volunteers.
Residents have been given four weeks to have their say on the future of Patrick Stead Hospital ahead of a decision next month which could see the building put up for sale and services at a nearby day centre stopped.
The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up in the week ahead.
A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next week by OneLife Suffolk.
Children living in the most deprived areas of our region are more likely to be obese, new statistics have revealed.
The sister of a mentally ill man who died after being tranquillised in hospital has slammed the region’s mental health trust for not addressing problems with the practice sooner.
Up to 81 patients may have died due to ambulance delays in the east of England over a three-week period, according to a Norfolk MP.
The region’s ambulance trust will put extra crews on the road by using private ambulance services and hospitals have been ordered to take patients into A&E quicker.
Students in the Kingsley Care Academy have been presented with £250 bursary cheques to mark the start of their care home work placements.
Thousands of elderly people across Norfolk and Waveney may be living with undiagnosed dementia, according to estimates by the NHS.
Top NHS executives met behind closed doors to probe “shocking” delays at the region’s ambulance service which may have led to a man freezing to death.
The brother of a man who allegedly froze to death after waiting 18 hours for an ambulance to arrive is demanding answers.
A proud primary school headteacher has praised staff and pupils after a recent Ofsted report found the school “is improving towards being outstanding”.
Police are urging the public to stay vigilant and report suspicious behaviour after a spate of shed break-ins.
Green Jack brewery’s Ripper has won a prestigious award on the opening day of the Campaign for Real Ale’s Great British Beer Festival Winter.
A major high street unit which has been empty for more than a year will once again be welcoming customers through its doors.
A teenager accused of aggravated vehicle taking has been given “one last chance” to have a pre-sentence report prepared on him by the probation service before he is sentenced next month.
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