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Yesterday, 17:05

The kindness of Lowestoft’s “first Indian doctor” has been remembered after the experienced GP passed away aged 82.

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NHS
Thu, 13:51

A Norfolk A&E consultant has spoken out about the ‘demoralising’ pressure on staff on the frontline and suggested more money for social care was the way to help.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thu, 05:30

A £500,000 review has revealed efforts to stem demand in Norfolk’s NHS has been “fire-fighting”, improvements were “starting from behind” and a lack of social care means patients stay in hospital eight days longer than necessary.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wed, 17:37

A thyroid drug which has been hailed as life-changing and has been at the centre of a fierce campaign for access will finally be available more easily in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Mon, 17:12

Emergency services were called to Southwold yesterday morning after a man suffered a cardiac arrest.

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HM Coastguard
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Suffolk County Council’s budget featuring a 4% council tax rise and a controversial decision to cut Citizens Advice cash has been given the final go-ahead.

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Richard Smith
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

NHS bosses have admitted there is no “definitive timeline” for when changes will be made to the region’s failing mental health services.

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Clive Lewis
Monday, February 11, 2019

Suffolk’s Citizens Advice Bureaux have had their funding restored after the county’s health services stepped in to make up the cash cut being planned by the county council.

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Suffolk County Council
Monday, February 11, 2019

Two-and-half million NHS patients across the region are registered at GP surgeries with unsafe levels of air pollution.

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NHS
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Waveney has been rated as one of the worst places for young people to live, a survey has claimed.

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NHS
Sunday, February 3, 2019

A hospital has urged patients not to use its A&E department unless there is a genuine emergency.

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James Paget University Hospital
Saturday, February 2, 2019

Health bosses have admitted a plan to overhaul services published in 2016 was “over optimistic” as it was revealed the budget for Norfolk and Waveney was £96m behind where it should be.

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NHS
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Questions have been raised over the number of GPs available out of hours in Norfolk, Waveney, and Wisbech.

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NHS
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Thousands raised from the sale of Lowestoft Hospital have been pumped into “transforming” the James Paget Hospital’s emergency department.

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Department of Health
Monday, January 28, 2019

A former housing association chief executive is “looking forward” to his next challenge – after joining the board of directors at the James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

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Lowestoft
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the “chaos and confusion must end” over the region’s failing mental health care provision.

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Clive Lewis
Monday, January 21, 2019

The uptake of young woman attending a potentially life-saving routine test is at an all time low after new research has revealed many feel too embarrassed, scared or vulnerable to go.

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NHS
Monday, January 21, 2019

A health and wellbeing information event being held next month is aiming to raise awareness of the support available for those with bowel and bladder conditions.

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NHS
Friday, January 18, 2019

The mystery buyer behind the £475,000 winning bid to take control of Lowestoft Hospital has vowed to be ‘sympathetic’ to its history.

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Lowestoft Town Council
Friday, January 18, 2019

Pharmacists in Norfolk are “at their wits’ end” as they struggle to get hold of many common medicines, including painkillers and anti-depressants.

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European Union
Monday, January 14, 2019

I had to be fit for work, now it’s not so easy, says ex-city footballer Darren Eadie

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NHS
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A casualty had to be freed from their vehicle by firefighters after a crash on a rural road.

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Rescue Service
Monday, January 7, 2019

A “cruel and desperately unfair” postcode lottery which locks some Norfolk families out of accessing fertility treatment on the NHS could come to an end after announcements made as part of a long term plan for the health service.

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Theresa May
Monday, January 7, 2019

Up to 500,000 lives could be saved under plans for the NHS in England over the next decade, health chiefs claim. But what does the announcement mean for Norfolk and Suffolk? Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains.

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Theresa May
Sunday, January 6, 2019

A link up between the Ipswich-based St Elizabeth Hospice and East Coast Community Healthcare to help improve adult community services and specialist palliative care across Great Yarmouth and Waveney has been developed.

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NHS
Saturday, January 5, 2019

A senior manager at the region’s mental health trust’s troubled crisis service was previously dismissed from another NHS organisation for gross misconduct, it can be revealed.

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NHS
Friday, January 4, 2019

Emergency services were called out in the early hours after a man was taken ill on a boat.

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NHS
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Mental health services for those with more serious issues at a Norfolk prison have been taken back into NHS hands from private firm Virgin Care.

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Care Quality Commission

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