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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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Patricia Hewitt
Thursday, January 3, 2019

More than 700 patients waited more than an hour to be transferred from an ambulance into Norfolk hospitals last month.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

A handful of parents in Norwich had a new year to remember as six babies made their arrival on New Year’s Day.

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Norwich University Hospital
Friday, November 30, 2018

A spike in emergency procedures at one of the region’s hospitals has meant patients awaiting pre-booked surgeries face cancellations and hold-ups.

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Mark Davies
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
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Healthcare staff across Norfolk are being offered rewards ranging from shopping gift cards to prize draw entries to entice them to have a free flu jab.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

A Norfolk woman who remains in a stable but critical condition following a crash on the A11 has been named.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Norfolk hospitals depend on the European Union for more than one in 10 doctors, new figures revealed, as uncertainty over Brexit threatens to worsen the crisis in the NHS.

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Theresa May
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Footage has emerged of a van flying through the air after crashing into a roundabout on the A11.

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Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Communities are getting excited as they gear up for the first-ever Norfolk Day.

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David Powles
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Food and drink is at the heart of Norfolk life and a major draw for visitors to the area. Reporter Sophie Wyllie finds out how local produce will play a starring role for dozens of Norfolk Day celebrations across the county.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Friday, July 13, 2018

Questions are today being asked about why the woman in charge of turning around our two largest health bodies - both of which are failing - will not speak out about the changes planned.

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Chloe Smith
Monday, June 18, 2018

Many of us have gene and chromosome abnormalities that we don’t know about and that don’t appear to affect us. With Chromosome Disorder Awareness Week beginning on Sunday, we meet a family who have discovered how a tiny gene change can have extreme results.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Tributes were today continuing to be paid following the death of former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

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Alison Thomas
Thursday, May 31, 2018

A controversial scheme to introduce resident parking permits could come into force after people have raised concerns about struggling to park near their homes.

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Norwich University Hospital
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Norfolk Day is fast approaching and dozens of events have been organised by individuals, communities, charities and businesses.

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Norfolk County Council
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
Saturday, March 24, 2018

The full extent of winter NHS crisis has been revealed as figures showed Norfolk hospitals hit ‘safe’ occupancy levels just three times.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, March 9, 2018

The county’s busiest hospital recorded the worst A&E performance in the country last month, as a leading emergency medicine organisation urged patients to write to their MPs demanding action over the NHS.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More staff in the county’s NHS felt they could contribute towards improvements, but others saw their satisfaction at the quality of care they could give dip.

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Mark Davies
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Appointments for some patients at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) have been cancelled after staff struggled to get to work in heavy snow.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Staff working in Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS battled to get to work this morning despite traffic coming to a standstill and public transport being scrapped in treacherous conditions.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

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