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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A health boss has apologised to the family of a woman who died after failings in care at a mental health unit.

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Julie Cave
Thursday, March 29, 2018

The region’s air ambulance has been given a glowing report by inspectors, with four areas highlighted as outstanding.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, February 4, 2018

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.

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Michael Scott
Friday, February 2, 2018

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.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

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.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, January 22, 2018

The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

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Michael Scott
Saturday, January 20, 2018

A state-of-the art day care provision has been showcased to the public at an official opening.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, January 4, 2018

A provider responsible for two Waveney elderly care facilities has been told by a watchdog both are inadequate and remain in special measures.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, December 24, 2017

A care home has been praised for making “significant improvements” receiving a good rating by a national watchdog.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A care home in Oulton Broad is celebrating after triumphing at a national awards ceremony.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

“Outstanding is the next step for us.”

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Julie Cave
Friday, November 3, 2017

Campaigners have reacted with outrage after it emerged four bosses at the region’s failing mental health trust were each awarded £10,000 pay rises last year.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, October 30, 2017

A supported living service for people with complex learning disabilities across East Anglia has been given top marks by inspectors.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, October 20, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has appointed an interim director of nursing, quality and patient safety.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Two executive directors have handed in their resignations at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust.

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Michael Scott
Sunday, October 15, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has once again been branded as failing as inspectors found serious issues first raised three years ago had not been fixed.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, October 13, 2017

The new chief executive of the region’s failing mental health trust has said things need to go back to basics to fix problems highlighted by inspectors.

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Julie Cave
Friday, October 13, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has once again been branded as failing as inspectors found serious issues first raised three years ago had not been fixed.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, October 5, 2017

As the region’s mental health trust looks set for turbulent times ahead, with the retirement of its chief executive and pending inspection report, health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what has changed since this newspaper started its campaign for better mental health services two years ago.

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Michael Scott
Friday, September 29, 2017

The boss of the region’s beleaguered mental health trust is retiring with immediate effect.

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Michael Scott
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A Lowestoft-based care home has been recognised with a national nomination.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, September 24, 2017

More than 17,000 meals were wasted at Norfolk’s hospitals over the course of a year, new figures have revealed.

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Care Quality Commission
Saturday, September 16, 2017

The manager of a Lowestoft care home insists measures have already been taken to address concerns raised in a scathing inspection report.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, July 21, 2017

Safety at all of the region’s mental health trust’s inpatient units has been improved after a £1.5m project to remove potential ligature points.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A care home has been judged inadequate after inspectors found one resident’s mattress was wet through with urine.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Inspectors have returned to rate the region’s mental health trust, a year after it was lifted out of special measures.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 6, 2017

Relatives concerned about the safety of care homes are being pushed to become unpaid carers, a charity has claimed, as it was revealed the region had more than the national average of unsafe care provision.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

All of the region’s accident and emergency departments have beat the national average in the level of satisfaction from inpatients.

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