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Fri, 17:11

The region’s mental health trust has appointed an interim director of nursing, quality and patient safety.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Fri, 12:18

An NHS Action group will visit Dereham ahead of plans to sell off nearly six acres of land at the town’s hospital.

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NHS
Wed, 14:03

Ambulance staff have been praised for their commitment to ensuring new response standards for crews to reach sick patients went live.

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NHS
Wed, 13:02

Not many charities can persuade their fundraisers to walk 15 miles with a fridge on their back.

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William
Tue, 07:00

A call has been made to end massive pay outs to public sector bosses when they leave organisations – often to reappear in similar roles merely months later at another agency.

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Clive Lewis
Mon, 23:00

A finance professional with more than 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sector has been appointed as Interim Director of Finance with Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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Michael Scott
Mon, 06:31

More patients will be prescribed walking classes, soup socials and debt advice by GPs rather than medication under a radical plan to transform the NHS in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Sunday, October 15, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has once again been branded as failing as inspectors found serious issues first raised three years ago had not been fixed.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, October 13, 2017

Pressure is mounting on the executive directors of the region’s mental health trust to step aside.

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Clive Lewis
Friday, October 13, 2017

The new chief executive of the region’s failing mental health trust has said things need to go back to basics to fix problems highlighted by inspectors.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, October 13, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has once again been branded as failing as inspectors found serious issues first raised three years ago had not been fixed.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Rail passengers are being asked not to pull the emergency cord if there is a medical emergency on board a train.

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NHS
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust warned of “considerable challenges” ahead at the service’s annual general meeting.

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Michael Scott
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

In just twelve months a morning break with a coffee and a cake has raised enough money to buy a defibrillator for South Creake, near Fakenham.

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NHS
Thursday, October 5, 2017

As the region’s mental health trust looks set for turbulent times ahead, with the retirement of its chief executive and pending inspection report, health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what has changed since this newspaper started its campaign for better mental health services two years ago.

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Michael Scott
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

More than 27 years of a charity’s mental health services in Norfolk are to come to an end.

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Bill Borrett
Friday, September 29, 2017

A lung cancer sufferer and fundraiser has spoken out about the news that a life-saving cancer treatment will be made available to patients on the NHS.

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NHS
Friday, September 29, 2017

A doctor has urged people to protect themselves and their loved ones from flu by making sure they are vaccinated against the potentially deadly illness.

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Anoop Dhesi
Friday, September 29, 2017

The boss of the region’s beleaguered mental health trust is retiring with immediate effect.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, September 28, 2017

More flesh has been put on the bones of the plan to overhaul the region’s healthcare services.

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Bill Borrett
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

An expert in child sexual abuse has claimed Norfolk has “a lot of issues” with abuse by peers and siblings.

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NHS
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A total of 20 newly-qualified mental health staff have started work at the region’s mental health trust to help further improve the care which people with mental health difficulties receive.

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NHS
Sunday, September 24, 2017

Patients are dying at higher than expected rates at two Norfolk hospitals, according to a measure which NHS chiefs say should be used as a “smoke alarm” for safety.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Vintage tractors that tilled the soil and planted the crops that helped feed the nation during and after the Second World War were on display near Fakenham on Sunday.

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NHS
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has topped the list for the number of referrals to treat children and young people it turns away.

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NHS
Friday, September 15, 2017

A lack of integration, a £60m shortfall, and staff shortages have all contributed to a vision to move specialist care out of hospitals in two areas of Norfolk.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Bed blocking at two of the region’s hospitals has risen in the latest figures released by NHS England.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Stub it out on the touchline.

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NHS
Monday, September 11, 2017

Worries over treatment for Norfolk sufferers of multiple sclerosis (MS) have prompted a charity to launch an investigative survey.

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NHS
Friday, September 8, 2017

Children with emerging mental health issues are to receive earlier support, thanks to a new service launching in Norfolk.

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