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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Hard working teams can miss out on the full recognition that they deserve, especially when its network is so large and it never stops working.

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NHS
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Patients are being urged to look after themselves when they have minor ailments - because more than £2m is being spent in Norfolk and Waveney on prescriptions that could be bought for less over the counter.

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NHS
Friday, August 4, 2017

Nearly 150 extra GPs will be needed in Norfolk and Waveney by 2036, as national figures show more GPs are retiring than are being recruited.

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NHS
Thursday, August 3, 2017

The managing director of Norfolk County Council has stepped down from leading the region’s healthcare overhaul.

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NHS
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The region’s NHS trusts have seen a huge increase in research activity in the last year, according to the annual National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research Activity League Table, published today.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The number of paramedics working in Norfolk and Suffolk has been boosted by almost 100 after the first cohort of paramedic science students graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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University of East Anglia
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

It started as a small pilot project in Norfolk to help ex-service personnel get back into work on civvy street.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Health organisations across Norfolk have highlighted ways they are tackling concerns which were raised by staff in a hard-hitting report released by consumer champion group Healthwatch.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The people who make Norfolk’s NHS function have opened their hearts about the “constant battle” they face to keep services afloat.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, July 21, 2017

More than 6,250 people who were arrested in the last two years were seen by a service which supports vulnerable people to get their lives back on track.

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NHS
Thursday, July 20, 2017

Up to an extra £36m would be needed to provide mental health support for all children and young people who need it in Norfolk, it has been revealed.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Plans to further transform mental health care in west Norfolk have received a £4m boost from a share of money pledged to the NHS in the spring budget.

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Michael Scott
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

More than 400 patients have been helped by a lifesaving partnership between firefighters and ambulance staff in Norfolk.

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NHS
Monday, July 17, 2017

“We need a bit of honesty” - that was the message given by many who attended a lively Question Time-style event designed to shed light on the health overhaul for Norfolk and Waveney.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, July 14, 2017

A bid by the region’s mental health trust to reduce the amount they were fined after a dementia patient drowned has failed at the Court of Appeal.

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Michael Scott
Friday, July 14, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims that some of the organisation’s governors were unhappy about being unable to see confidential board papers.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A Norfolk artist who received support from the region’s mental health trust to overcome challenging behaviour within her family is exhibiting a series of works charting her journey through therapy.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

The provider of drug and alcohol services in Norfolk is set to change, as priorities shift in how to approach misuse.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Secondary schools are being urged to sign up to take part in a lifesaving lesson on Restart a Heart Day.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Inspectors have returned to rate the region’s mental health trust, a year after it was lifted out of special measures.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A man was held in police custody for nearly 60 hours while he waited for a mental health bed to become available.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Confidential papers will no longer been seen by governors of the region’s mental health trust after a set was leaked to the BBC’s Panorama programme.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

All of the region’s accident and emergency departments have beat the national average in the level of satisfaction from inpatients.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

At least 25 new cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) were uncovered in our region last year, according to new statistics from NHS Digital.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Monday, July 3, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has reported it has seen financial growth at the same time as slashing its deficit for the first time in five years.

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Michael Scott
Friday, June 30, 2017

Funding worth almost £600,000 has been awarded to improve services for people with diabetes living in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has been listed in the top five in the country for sending patients out of the area for their care.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A special event giving people with experience of mental ill health the chance to hear inspirational stories from others while sharing their own ideas for promoting recovery will take place next week.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, June 24, 2017

More than 60 acres of NHS land in the region could be sold off, after health bosses identified sites which could be used to reach the government’s targets for housing.

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