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Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

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Imagine a world living without being able to hear, whether it is someone speaking to you or your favourite music.

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Norwich

St John Ambulance is urging people who have saved someone’s life using first aid to come forward with their story for the charity’s prestigious Everyday Heroes Awards.

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A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.

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Robert Morton

The region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims from campaigners that plans are afoot to split into two organisations.

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Gary Page

Adults and children with diabetes in Norfolk are being denied a new life-changing technology that could help them safely manage their condition.

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Nearly 300,000 patients across Norfolk and Waveney cannot make a doctor’s appointment at the weekend or outside normal hours, it has been revealed.

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NHS

Norfolk’s community health trust is calling on anyone with memories of their care to get in touch, as the health service gets set to celebrate its 70th birthday.

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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.

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Robert Morton

Health bosses have shown their appreciation for nurses and midwives on the same day as Florence Nightingale’s birth.

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James Paget University Hospital

It is an organisation which is ever-changing and one the British public hold close to their hearts. And as the NHS looks set for another unpredictable few years, health correspondent Geraldine Scott explores the various non-NHS organisations which make up Norfolk and Waveney’s heath service.

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NHS

To look at little Esme Ives, smiling and inquisitive, you would not anticipate the challenging battle the bubbly eight-month-old has ahead of her.

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NHS

It is an organisation which has had a troubled few years. New Norfolk and Suffolk mental health boss Antek Lejk speaks to health correspondent Geraldine Scott about turning things around and looking to the future.

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Antek Lejk

The parents of Alexander Palmer, a former soldier who stabbed a pensioner to death in East Harling, have said they warned mental health workers he was collecting knives.

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Alexander Palmer

A grieving husband from Norfolk has described his shock at realising his wife is possibly among those whose lives were cut short due to a breast cancer screening error.

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United Kingdom

A Norfolk charity has expressed its dismay after it was revealed a breast cancer screening error meant hundreds of women’s lives may have been cut short.

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NHS

Patients needing treatment for serious heart problems could have to travel up to 100 miles under proposals put forward for redesigning the region’s health system.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Those in charge of overhauling the region’s health service have saved £70m less than they should have done, it has been admitted.

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NHS

The opening of England’s only custom made sensory integration clinic room was celebrated with an open day near Norwich.

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United Kingdom

Waiting times for three services at the county’s community health trust have been branded too long.

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It is known as the silent killer, and can lead to a heart attack, a stroke or heart disease.

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NHS

Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS is changing - and not for the first time - as it bids to move towards a more integrated system of care. Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains what the new system is, and the impact on our health service.

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NHS

East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) has teamed up with Pedal Revolution to put on two Tour de Broads cycling events in the spring and summer.

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Community healthcare provider Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCHC) has appointed a new non-executive director to its board.

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NHS

Health leaders in Norfolk have teamed up to “take back control” of rates paid to locums after more than £60m was spent on filling recruitment gaps with temporary staff last year.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.

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Mundesley Hospital

Vital debt respite is to be given to mental health patients to protect them from enforcement action following passionate arguments by two Norfolk MPs.

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It is a painful emotion which permeates into the lives of more than 40,000 people in Norfolk alone.

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Twitter

A drug manufacturer has been urged to lower the price of a life-changing treatment for cystic fibrosis (CF) sufferers so it can be made available on the NHS.

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NHS

New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

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Henry Bellingham

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The closure of a major American airbase is to be delayed by another year.

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Thursday, February 6, 2014

It was its down-at-heel aura that first attracted Polly Grieff to the crumbling Old Manor at Saham Toney.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2011

The organisers of the Brecks Food and Drink Festival said it had “been absolutely phenomenal” and its popularity had “surpassed everyone’s wildest dreams.”

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Residents and staff at a Norfolk care home are getting into the Royal Wedding spirit.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Councillors in a Norfolk market town have met with bank representatives in an effort to mitigate the effects of a planned closure.

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