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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Norfolk's three hospitals look set to end another year in deficit, as NHS cash comes under the spotlight.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Norfolk and Waveney's NHS has been snubbed in every single bid for big ticket money - bar one - made to the government over the last two years, with £417m of funding it asked for denied.

Friday, March 1, 2019

The four-hour A&E target in hospitals, which has not been hit in Norfolk for four years, is reportedly set to be scrapped.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Ambulance response times in Norfolk have steadily climbed since the start of the new year, with health chiefs blaming difficulties in recruiting emergency staff.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

More than half of NHS staff in Norfolk are working extra hours to help prop up the health service, it can be revealed.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

A Norfolk A&E consultant has spoken out about the 'demoralising' pressure on staff on the frontline and suggested more money for social care was the way to help.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

A £500,000 review has revealed efforts to stem demand in Norfolk's NHS has been "fire-fighting", improvements were "starting from behind" and a lack of social care means patients stay in hospital eight days longer than necessary.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

More than 700 patients waited more than an hour to be transferred from an ambulance into Norfolk hospitals last month.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Cancer patients across Norfolk are having to wait longer for scans or travel hundreds of miles elsewhere due to a shortage of radioactive liquid.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Inquests into the deaths of two men opened at Norfolk Coroners' Court.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of women and their families were left terrified over a breast cancer screening scandal which never existed, a review has found.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

More private ambulances on the road, nearly 2,000 extra doctors' appointments, and measures to get patients out of hospital quicker.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Firefighters were called out to 111 false alarms at Norfolk hospitals and NHS trusts within a year.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

She has been tasked with turning around the region's troubled ambulance service, but Dorothy Hosein, equipped with a wealth of experience under her belt, is confident she will rise to the challenge.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

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.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

The number of diabetic people having devastating toe, foot and limb amputations in two of the region's areas has shot up, shocking figures reveal.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Nearly £4m was wasted in just six months at Norfolk's hospitals due to patients not showing up for appointments.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Fear, embarrassment, and stigma are just some of the reasons thousands of women in the country are putting off having routine cervical screening. Reporter DONNA-LOUISE BISHOP explores what can be done to break the shame.

Monday, September 17, 2018

There are no plans to scrap NHS parking charges in Norfolk, despite it being announced fees in Wales would be axed.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county's NHS.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

When nine-month-old Lillie McCarthy lost the use of her right arm due to a rare but serious infection, it could have left her with permanent damage.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Women in Norfolk are able to request caesarean section births, it can be revealed, after national concern that the procedure was being refused outright.

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.

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