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Thursday, August 16, 2018

More than a quarter of children with eating disorders seen by the region’s mental health trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment, with some having to wait months for care.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Patients in Norfolk and Waveney have had their say on their GP surgeries in a wide-ranging survey.

Monday, August 13, 2018

If you are interested in the NHS and have recent financial experience, then the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston would like to hear from you.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Paramedics have claimed morale is at an “all time low” after new rules put restrictions on holiday time for half the year.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Dehydration and severe sunburn are just two complaints clinicians at Norfolk’s hospitals have been confronted with during the recent heatwave.

Monday, August 6, 2018

UK workers are among the most stressed in the world, according to a new survey. Sheena Grant finds out about an initiative to try and redress the balance.

Friday, August 3, 2018

More people will be able to remain at home following a 999 call instead of going to hospital thanks to extra funding for an early intervention scheme for Great Yarmouth and Waveney.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Inspectors have told the region’s struggling mental health trust that issues last year have not been fixed quick enough.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

The Ministry of Defence has announced that the East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) has gained the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Award for showing outstanding support for its Armed Forces staff.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

If you loved Norwich Pride next summer you can celebrate diversity and equality in the rainbow garlanded streets of Great Yarmouth.

Friday, July 27, 2018

A Great Yarmouth man who verbally abused and threatened the police and NHS services on nuisance calls was given a five year long Criminal Behaviour Order.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

It is the only health trust in our county to be rated outstanding, as others are pushed into special measures and judged unsafe. Health correspondent Geraldine Scott visited Norfolk Community Health and Care to find out what the organisation was doing to get it so right.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Questions are today being asked about why the woman in charge of turning around our two largest health bodies - both of which are failing - will not speak out about the changes planned.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Norfolk’s emergency services are gearing up for a busy night as England take on Croatia in the World Cup semi-finals.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

A £50,000 independent review into the region’s ambulance trust has looked at whether bosses are good enough after a winter crisis engulfed Norfolk’s health service.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

More GP practices across Norfolk and Waveney will have a diabetes specialist nurse or a GP with a special interest in diabetes thanks to funding provided by the Norfolk Diabetes Trust (NDT).

Monday, July 9, 2018

A nurse at a hospital in Gorleston has enjoyed a day out at Wimbledon as part of a celebratory draw marking the 70th birthday of the NHS.

Monday, July 9, 2018

New figures reveal 54 people in Norfolk and Suffolk became lifesaving deceased organ donors over the last year.

Friday, July 6, 2018

A £6.5m injection of capital funding has been handed to the region’s ambulance service to improve facilities and services for its crews.

Friday, July 6, 2018

A Norwich MP has branded two of Norfolk’s NHS organisations as “just not good enough” after both received unsatisfactory inspection reports.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The region’s ambulance service has been told it must improve after inspectors found high demand had left staff burnt out and performance targets missed.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Two sisters will celebrate a total of 70 years service in local healthcare as the NHS reaches an historic milestone.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Patients are getting “outstanding” quality from the NHS trust which provides community health and care services to children and adults across Norfolk, watchdogs have said.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

A charity that provides a vital service of transporting blood to people in need outside of normal working hours has reached another milestone.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

New victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Norfolk have been seen by NHS services over the last year.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Schools and community groups gathered to see the launch of the new GoGoCreate learning project.

Sunday, June 3, 2018

The wife of a man who died amid winter pressures on the NHS is still waiting for answers over whether he could have been saved nearly five months on.

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