The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.
A bid for more than £5m worth of funding to help solve safety issues at the region’s mental health has been rejected by the Department for Health, it can be revealed.
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been awarded a second gold star in recognition of its commitment to ensuring carers are fully supported and involved in decisions about care.
The important role which apprentices play at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is being highlighted during a national awareness week designed to encourage more people to think about earning while they learn.
Clinicians at the region’s mental health trust are too busy to complete mandatory basic life support training, it has been revealed.
A lack of checks on patients tranquillised while under the care of the region’s mental health trust has been branded as “appalling”.
The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.
People from across Norfolk and Suffolk are being urged to follow some simple steps such as keeping warm, eating well and talking to friends and family, to help them beat the blues this winter.
Two mental health nurses who believed they were not very academic have championed a grow your own scheme at the region’s mental health trust which helped them achieve degrees.
Healthcare professionals who used to work at the region’s mental health trust have slammed “rotten foundations” stemming from a radical redesign six years ago.
The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover.
Wellbeing services across Norfolk and Suffolk have secured additional funding of £1.5m to help people with mental health issues to return to work.
Campaigners have reacted with outrage after it emerged four bosses at the region’s failing mental health trust were each awarded £10,000 pay rises last year.
Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery.
The region’s mental health trust has created a new role to drive forward improvements in digital technology.
The region’s mental health trust has appointed an interim director of nursing, quality and patient safety.
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.
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).
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.
Pressure is mounting on the executive directors of the region’s mental health trust to step aside.
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.
The chairman of the region’s mental health trust warned of “considerable challenges” ahead at the service’s annual general meeting.
More than 27 years of a charity’s mental health services in Norfolk are to come to an end.
An expert in child sexual abuse has claimed Norfolk has “a lot of issues” with abuse by peers and siblings.
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.
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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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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