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Yesterday, 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
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
Tue, 11:56

The chairman of an NHS group in Great Yarmouth and Waveney has announced he is stepping down.

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NHS
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
Thursday, October 12, 2017

The mother of a boxer who was knocked unconscious in his first public fight and later died has told an inquest she was approached in hospital the day after the bout by a man who helped organise the event and was offered up to £30,000.

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NHS
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Musicians, dancers, face painters and much-loved mascots will descend on Great Yarmouth this weekend to help mark World Mental Health Day.

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NHS
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

“You get stick off everyone” - that was the message from a man who sought help from the YMCA, as the charity backed a new mental health campaign.

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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
Friday, October 6, 2017

Service users, carers and members of the public are invited to attend an annual event organised by staff at the region’s mental health trust to celebrate World Mental Health Day.

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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
Monday, October 2, 2017

A new chairman has been appointed by East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) to lead the social enterprise.

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NHS
Saturday, September 30, 2017

An additional ward at the James Paget University Hospital has had to be permanently closed due to staffing constraints.

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James Paget University Hospital
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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NHS
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
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

An East Anglian health authority has admitted it failed to perform after money problems and issues with leadership plunged it into special measures.

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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
Sunday, September 24, 2017

More than 17,000 meals were wasted at Norfolk’s hospitals over the course of a year, new figures have revealed.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Looking after your town and taking pride in where you live could help ease pressures on the NHS, it is claimed.

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NHS

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