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Patients are getting “outstanding” quality from the NHS trust which provides community health and care services to children and adults across Norfolk, watchdogs have said.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

A inquest into the death of a 15-year-old from Wymondham has been adjourned while further information is gathered.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

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Robert Morton
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

New victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Norfolk have been seen by NHS services over the last year.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

A cyclist who was taken to hospital after a crash remains in a critical condition, police say.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Friday, June 8, 2018

Two areas of Norfolk have been dubbed as “crunch zones” which may not be prepared for ageing populations while at the same time suffering from an underfunded social care system.

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NHS
Saturday, June 2, 2018

Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT) has appointed two new directors.

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NHS
Thursday, May 31, 2018

A consultant clinical psychologist from the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has spoken at one of the world’s top literary festivals on the subject of men and suicide.

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NHS
Thursday, May 31, 2018

A damning review into the leadership at the region’s mental health trust has identified a “tolerance of poor standards”, it can be revealed.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

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”.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, May 24, 2018

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

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Robert Morton
Sunday, May 20, 2018

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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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, May 18, 2018

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
Friday, May 18, 2018

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
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

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
Sunday, May 13, 2018

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
Saturday, May 12, 2018

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
Monday, May 7, 2018

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
Sunday, May 6, 2018

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
Friday, May 4, 2018

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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Julie Cave
Thursday, May 3, 2018

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
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

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
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

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
Monday, April 30, 2018

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

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NHS
Friday, April 27, 2018

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
Friday, April 27, 2018

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
Friday, April 27, 2018

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
Thursday, April 26, 2018

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
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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

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