NHS bosses have admitted there is no “definitive timeline” for when changes will be made to the region’s failing mental health services.
Health bosses have been urged to listen to how patients want to see mental health services change as they decide on a future for the region’s troubled provision.
A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the “chaos and confusion must end” over the region’s failing mental health care provision.
A Norfolk MP is set to be one of around 64 who will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal after the prime minister made a last-ditch attempt to garner support.
MPs have called for swift and decisive action to improve mental health services in our region.
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.
The use of restraints on adults with learning disabilities rose almost fivefold in the region’s mental health hospitals in the space of a year, figures show.
Police have used stun guns to subdue mental health patients in Norfolk and Suffolk hospitals, it can be revealed.
This weekend sees the party conference season move up a gear with the start of the Labour Conference in Liverpool – an event that politicos across the country will be watching closely.
Ambulances which are already carrying patients could be sent to new emergencies in a bid to drive down response times.
As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county’s NHS.
The boss of the region’s embattled ambulance service has revealed he will step down.
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 second whistleblower has come forward from the region’s ambulance trust to claim an independent report into winter delays “does not tally with the experiences of front line staff”.
A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.
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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.
A survey of more than 900 frontline East of England Ambulance staff has highlighted long shifts and difficult working conditions at the Trust over the past year.
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