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Yesterday, 11:56

The chairman of an NHS group in Great Yarmouth and Waveney has announced he is stepping down.

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NHS
Yesterday, 07:00

A call has been made to end massive pay outs to public sector bosses when they leave organisations – often to reappear in similar roles merely months later at another agency.

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Clive Lewis
Mon, 23:00

A finance professional with more than 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sector has been appointed as Interim Director of Finance with Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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Michael Scott
Mon, 06:31

More patients will be prescribed walking classes, soup socials and debt advice by GPs rather than medication under a radical plan to transform the NHS in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
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

Pressure is mounting on the executive directors of the region’s mental health trust to step aside.

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Norman Lamb
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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Care Quality Commission
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 12, 2017

Rail passengers are being asked not to pull the emergency cord if there is a medical emergency on board a train.

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NHS
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust warned of “considerable challenges” ahead at the service’s annual general meeting.

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Michael Scott
Friday, October 6, 2017

Service users, carers and members of the public are invited to attend an annual event organised by staff at the region’s mental health trust to celebrate World Mental Health Day.

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NHS
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
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Within a decade David Vaughan went from serving his Queen and country to serving a four-year prison sentence at HMP Norwich.

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NHS
Monday, October 2, 2017

A new chairman has been appointed by East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) to lead the social enterprise.

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NHS
Saturday, September 30, 2017

An additional ward at the James Paget University Hospital has had to be permanently closed due to staffing constraints.

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James Paget University Hospital
Friday, September 29, 2017

A medical practice is being forced to ask patients to self-care and only contact it with “urgent medical problems” after an increasing number of staffing issues.

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NHS
Friday, September 29, 2017

A doctor has urged people to protect themselves and their loved ones from flu by making sure they are vaccinated against the potentially deadly illness.

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NHS
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
Thursday, September 28, 2017

More flesh has been put on the bones of the plan to overhaul the region’s healthcare services.

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NHS
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A total of 20 newly-qualified mental health staff have started work at the region’s mental health trust to help further improve the care which people with mental health difficulties receive.

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NHS
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

An East Anglian health authority has admitted it failed to perform after money problems and issues with leadership plunged it into special measures.

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NHS
Monday, September 25, 2017

Health bosses in Suffolk have said social media, home and school pressures are contributing to depression after new research has revealed that nearly a quarter of girls show significant symptoms by the age of 14.

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Suffolk County Council
Sunday, September 24, 2017

Patients are dying at higher than expected rates at two Norfolk hospitals, according to a measure which NHS chiefs say should be used as a “smoke alarm” for safety.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
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
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has topped the list for the number of referrals to treat children and young people it turns away.

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NHS
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Bed blocking at two of the region’s hospitals has risen in the latest figures released by NHS England.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Monday, September 11, 2017

A social media campaign highlighting pioneering research and a bid to raise awareness of sepsis have bagged one of the region’s hospital two spots on an awards shortlist.

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James Paget University Hospital
Friday, September 8, 2017

Children with emerging mental health issues are to receive earlier support, thanks to a new service launching in Norfolk.

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