A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.
The number of additional deaths during winter almost doubled last year compared to the previous year across the UK, as the colder months took their toll on the elderly and infirm.
The family of a former Liverpool footballer who died in a Norwich hospital say they will continue their fight for justice despite a coroner finding “no evidence of neglect” in his care.
More than 135,000 children in Norfolk and Suffolk have not seen an NHS dentist in the last year, according to newly released figures.
Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.
Tens of thousands more people in Norfolk are opting to order their prescriptions online than two years ago, according to NHS data.
A Norfolk council has launched a new fund to support projects improving residents’ health and wellbeing which has been welcomed by one of the area’s district councillors.
The top inspector of England’s hospitals has not ruled out asking the government to take over the region’s failing mental health trust.
Mental health services have been in crisis for at least five years.
The latest report’s into the region’s mental health trust - which brands it unsafe and poorly led - is the worst it has received, campaigners have claimed.
Norwich South MP, Labour’s Clive Lewis, has led calls for the region’s mental health trust to be put into special administration - a classification kept strictly for the very worst of health organisations.
Another 291 homes are set to be built on the outskirts of Dereham after Breckland Council’s planning committee approved the plans despite significant opposition.
The daughter of an ex-footballer who will represent herself at his inquest has spoken about her 15-month battle for justice while fighting aggressive breast cancer.
Specially-designed ambulances giving patients a smoother journey while improving the working environment for crews are to be rolled out across the region.
The rising tide of obesity has pushed the number of people in Norfolk and Waveney with diabetes past 50,000 for the first time - with warnings that the figure could be much higher.
The new chief nurse at the region’s mental health trust has pledged to help drive improvements to patient care.
More than 2,000 people have participated in a conversation about adult mental health services in Norfolk and Waveney
The region’s mental health trust is celebrating the achievements of its newest nursing graduates who have spent the last 18 months completing their degrees while also caring for patients.
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.
The leader of a Norfolk council has spoken about a lack of mental health services in the area and said he “can’t imagine” what families who have lost sons to suicide are feeling.
Serious safety incidents led to 35 deaths at the region’s mental health trust over a six month period, figures have revealed.
A new mental health clinic which hopes to provide an online programme of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) has held its inaugural training conference in Dereham.
Plans to build 97 more homes on the Swan’s Nest site in Swaffham have been approved by Breckland Council’s Planning Committee.
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.
Plans on how to spend £4.2m to help with health and social care winter pressures in Norfolk - which was dubbed a ‘sticking plaster’ by a leading councillor - have been revealed.
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.
The impact of alcohol-related liver disease on the health service in Norfolk has been revealed in newly released figures.
One in three Norfolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, new figures reveal.
In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings.
More than 150 sexual safety issues have been reported at the region’s mental health trust this year, as regulators call for improvements nationwide.
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