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Saturday, December 15, 2018

One of the county’s worst performing healthcare trusts could merge with Norfolk’s best in a bid to bring together care in the community.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, December 14, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of women and their families were left terrified over a breast cancer screening scandal which never existed, a review has found.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, December 14, 2018

Ambulances have been head butted, kicked, and had blue lights ripped off in shocking acts of vandalism on the emergency vehicles - sometimes while crews have been trying to treat patients.

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NHS
Thursday, December 13, 2018

More private ambulances on the road, nearly 2,000 extra doctors’ appointments, and measures to get patients out of hospital quicker.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Mental health campaigners will head to London to demand better mental health care in the region.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The head of a coastal hospital which is the only one in Norfolk not failing has announced she will leave.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Monday, December 10, 2018

MPs have called for swift and decisive action to improve mental health services in our region.

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Clive Lewis
Monday, December 10, 2018

A Suffolk authority promoting campaigns to stop smoking has reduced its pension investments in tobacco firms – but says it still will not disinvest in cigarette firms entirely.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, December 8, 2018

A “unique and landmark” battle to redevelop a former hospital site has reached another milestone after being awarded a £150,000 grant.

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Waveney District Council
Friday, December 7, 2018

A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.

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NHS
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A former Norwich City star was among the guests sharing their stories at an event to raise awareness for men’s mental health in memory of a Lowestoft powerlifter.

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NHS
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

More than 135,000 children in Norfolk and Suffolk have not seen an NHS dentist in the last year, according to newly released figures.

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NHS
Monday, December 3, 2018

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, December 3, 2018

Tens of thousands more people in Norfolk are opting to order their prescriptions online than two years ago, according to NHS data.

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NHS
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Muscly men at the gym aren’t normally known for opening up about their feelings.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The top inspector of England’s hospitals has not ruled out asking the government to take over the region’s failing mental health trust.

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Clive Lewis
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Mental health services have been in crisis for at least five years.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The latest report’s into the region’s mental health trust - which brands it unsafe and poorly led - is the worst it has received, campaigners have claimed.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Norwich South MP, Labour’s Clive Lewis, has led calls for the region’s mental health trust to be put into special administration - a classification kept strictly for the very worst of health organisations.

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Clive Lewis
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A distressed mother felt “utterly sick” after discovering her 14-year-old autistic son had been under the care of a fake psychiatrist.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A unit tipped as crucial in a Norfolk hospital’s battle to cope with added winter pressures is already making a difference.

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James Paget University Hospital
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A bogus psychiatrist who practised in the UK for more than 20 years with no qualifications worked at the region’s mental health trust, it has been revealed.

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Peter Aldous
Friday, November 23, 2018

Specially-designed ambulances giving patients a smoother journey while improving the working environment for crews are to be rolled out across the region.

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NHS
Thursday, November 22, 2018

The rising tide of obesity has pushed the number of people in Norfolk and Waveney with diabetes past 50,000 for the first time - with warnings that the figure could be much higher.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The new chief nurse at the region’s mental health trust has pledged to help drive improvements to patient care.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

More than 2,000 people have participated in a conversation about adult mental health services in Norfolk and Waveney

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NHS
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The region’s mental health trust is celebrating the achievements of its newest nursing graduates who have spent the last 18 months completing their degrees while also caring for patients.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

It is a daunting challenge, but one that a determined Lowestoft woman is intent on completing.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Suffolk’s emergency services have welcomed the introduction of a law designed to provide better protection for staff.

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NHS

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