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Wed, 18:16

The man responsible for leading the redesign of Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS said more communication was needed with the public.

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Tue, 20:47

A new executive lead has been appointed for a project aimed at redesigning Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Patients are being urged to look after themselves when they have minor ailments - because more than £2m is being spent in Norfolk and Waveney on prescriptions that could be bought for less over the counter.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

The chairman of East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) Paul Steward has been appointed as chief executive officer of Iceni Healthcare, the federation of independent GP practices in Norfolk and Waveney.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Nearly 150 extra GPs will be needed in Norfolk and Waveney by 2036, as national figures show more GPs are retiring than are being recruited.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

The managing director of Norfolk County Council has stepped down from leading the region’s healthcare overhaul.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The region’s NHS trusts have seen a huge increase in research activity in the last year, according to the annual National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research Activity League Table, published today.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The number of paramedics working in Norfolk and Suffolk has been boosted by almost 100 after the first cohort of paramedic science students graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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University of East Anglia
Monday, July 31, 2017

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) paid more than £1m to taxi firms last year, figures reveal.

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NHS
Monday, July 31, 2017

Mental health care in the UK has been given a massive boost thanks to a £1.3 billion NHS expansion drive that will see thousands of new posts created.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, July 21, 2017

More than 6,250 people who were arrested in the last two years were seen by a service which supports vulnerable people to get their lives back on track.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Plans to further transform mental health care in west Norfolk have received a £4m boost from a share of money pledged to the NHS in the spring budget.

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

It’s three years since 18-year-old Ollie Towler Jones died. His mother wants other young people to ensure they get the vaccine that wasn’t available to her son. She told Sheena Grant more.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

“We need a bit of honesty” - that was the message given by many who attended a lively Question Time-style event designed to shed light on the health overhaul for Norfolk and Waveney.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, July 14, 2017

A bid by the region’s mental health trust to reduce the amount they were fined after a dementia patient drowned has failed at the Court of Appeal.

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Norwich Crown Court
Friday, July 14, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims that some of the organisation’s governors were unhappy about being unable to see confidential board papers.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

A Norfolk artist who received support from the region’s mental health trust to overcome challenging behaviour within her family is exhibiting a series of works charting her journey through therapy.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

A man has been taken to hospital with “serious” injuries following a collision between a motorcycle and van.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, July 13, 2017

The provider of drug and alcohol services in Norfolk is set to change, as priorities shift in how to approach misuse.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Secondary schools are being urged to sign up to take part in a lifesaving lesson on Restart a Heart Day.

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NHS
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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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A man was held in police custody for nearly 60 hours while he waited for a mental health bed to become available.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Confidential papers will no longer been seen by governors of the region’s mental health trust after a set was leaked to the BBC’s Panorama programme.

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NHS
Monday, July 10, 2017

Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey is calling on the Government to intervene and ensure that money from the sale of Southwold Community Hospital and the Patrick Stead Hospital in Halesworth is used locally.

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Therese Coffey
Monday, July 10, 2017

People from across the Great Yarmouth and Waveney areas will be able to get valuable advice about positive mental wellbeing at a tour taking help directly into communities.

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James Paget University Hospital
Friday, July 7, 2017

Patients could be put at risk if 10 of Suffolk’s 12 ambulance stations are closed as part of service-wide efficiency proposals, an MP has warned.

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Therese Coffey
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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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

At least 25 new cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) were uncovered in our region last year, according to new statistics from NHS Digital.

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Suffolk Police
Monday, July 3, 2017

Marie Curie, the UK’s leading charity for people with a terminal illness, is recruiting volunteers across Great Yarmouth and Waveney to their new helper service.

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NHS
Monday, July 3, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has reported it has seen financial growth at the same time as slashing its deficit for the first time in five years.

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