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

Wed, 16:51

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

Tue, 11:03

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

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Staff members, parents and children have said farewell to a service that has helped hundreds of families over the past decade and half.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

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

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Stub it out on the touchline.

Monday, September 11, 2017

A social media campaign highlighting pioneering research and a bid to raise awareness of sepsis have bagged one of the region’s hospital two spots on an awards shortlist.

Monday, September 11, 2017

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

Friday, September 8, 2017

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

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Women who are struggling to conceive face extra heartache after a decision to scrap NHS funding for IVF treatment in the county where it was pioneered.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The James Paget University Hospital is proudly supporting Organ Donation Week and chief executive Christine Allen and director of nursing Julia Hunt today took time out to support specialist nurses who are encouraging more people to talk about the subject.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A row has erupted between a union and healthcare social enterprise over a pay rise awarded to their chief executive.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

It was 20 years ago a leading health researcher made a gloomy prophecy about the future of Norfolk’s busiest hospital.

Monday, September 4, 2017

New figures show more than 150 people in our region have died on the waiting list for an organ transplant over the past 10 years.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Nearly half of people diagnosed with cancer in the east of England were not fully told about the potential long-term side effects of their treatment, it has been revealed.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Hard working teams can miss out on the full recognition that they deserve, especially when its network is so large and it never stops working.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A new executive lead has been appointed for a project aimed at redesigning Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Amanda pursued her childhood dreams of working with animals

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Hurry up with the third bridge

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Patients are being urged to look after themselves when they have minor ailments - because more than £2m is being spent in Norfolk and Waveney on prescriptions that could be bought for less over the counter.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Almost nine months ago Lucy Adcock jumped from the top of a multi-storey car park in Norwich.

Friday, August 4, 2017

The chairman of East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) Paul Steward has been appointed as chief executive officer of Iceni Healthcare, the federation of independent GP practices in Norfolk and Waveney.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Nearly 150 extra GPs will be needed in Norfolk and Waveney by 2036, as national figures show more GPs are retiring than are being recruited.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The managing director of Norfolk County Council has stepped down from leading the region’s healthcare overhaul.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The region’s NHS trusts have seen a huge increase in research activity in the last year, according to the annual National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research Activity League Table, published today.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The number of paramedics working in Norfolk and Suffolk has been boosted by almost 100 after the first cohort of paramedic science students graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

Monday, July 31, 2017

Mental health care in the UK has been given a massive boost thanks to a £1.3 billion NHS expansion drive that will see thousands of new posts created.

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