A controversial change to rotas at the region’s ambulance trust has been halted after staff raised concerns about the impact on their work-life balance.
Ambulances which are already carrying patients could be sent to new emergencies in a bid to drive down response times.
Norfolk’s emergency services chiefs have welcomed a new law which will double the maximum sentence for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker to twelve months.
The boss of the region’s embattled ambulance service has revealed he will step down.
The boss of the region’s ambulance trust will leave the service.
A £50,000 independent review into the region’s ambulance trust has looked at whether bosses are good enough after a winter crisis engulfed Norfolk’s health service.
A Norwich MP has branded two of Norfolk’s NHS organisations as “just not good enough” after both received unsatisfactory inspection reports.
The region’s ambulance service has been told it must improve after inspectors found high demand had left staff burnt out and performance targets missed.
Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).
A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.
An extra 330 staff are to be recruited as part of a multi-million pound boost for the region’s under-pressure ambulance service to help it cope with an intense rise in demand.
Representatives from the region’s ambulance service will face questions from MPs this month following allegations of patient deaths due to delays.
The resignation of the region’s ambulance trust’s medical director has been announced just a day after it was alleged 20 people died waiting for help whilst the service was stretched.
Health chiefs from across Norfolk and Waveney have thanked their staff for their hard work and patients for their support this Christmas.
A new campaign is being launched today (November 27) highlighting the unacceptable face of emergency care.
A day of celebration recognised almost 200 staff and volunteers from the region’s ambulance service.
Ambulance staff have been praised for their commitment to ensuring new response standards for crews to reach sick patients went live.
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