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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The manager of a north Norfolk care home for ex-service men and women has been made an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, May 31, 2018

A damning review into the leadership at the region’s mental health trust has identified a “tolerance of poor standards”, it can be revealed.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, May 4, 2018

It is an organisation which has had a troubled few years. New Norfolk and Suffolk mental health boss Antek Lejk speaks to health correspondent Geraldine Scott about turning things around and looking to the future.

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Julie Cave
Thursday, March 29, 2018

The region’s air ambulance has been given a glowing report by inspectors, with four areas highlighted as outstanding.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, February 4, 2018

The sister of a mentally ill man who died after being tranquillised in hospital has slammed the region’s mental health trust for not addressing problems with the practice sooner.

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Michael Scott
Friday, February 2, 2018

Up to 81 patients may have died due to ambulance delays in the east of England over a three-week period, according to a Norfolk MP.

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Clive Lewis
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Top NHS executives met behind closed doors to probe “shocking” delays at the region’s ambulance service which may have led to a man freezing to death.

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Clive Lewis
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

A patient is believed to have hanged themselves at a psychiatric ward in Norfolk despite the mental health trust being ordered to remove all points which would make it possible.

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Julie Cave
Monday, January 22, 2018

The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

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Michael Scott
Saturday, December 2, 2017

A young person at a mental health hospital overdosed after a group of patients broke into a medication cabinet.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, November 30, 2017

A private Norfolk mental health hospital for children and young people has been shut down amid fears over safety.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Staff at a care home are celebrating after a remarkable turnaround in which it has gone from being placed in special measures last year to being rated good in its latest Care Quality Commission report.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, November 27, 2017

A care provider which is currently under action from the Care Quality Commission has put in a planning application to bring a supported living facility to North Walsham.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

“Outstanding is the next step for us.”

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Julie Cave
Friday, November 3, 2017

Campaigners have reacted with outrage after it emerged four bosses at the region’s failing mental health trust were each awarded £10,000 pay rises last year.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, October 30, 2017

A supported living service for people with complex learning disabilities across East Anglia has been given top marks by inspectors.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Patients under the care of the region’s mental health trust were not sent to Mundesley Hospital for two weeks before its closure.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Two executive directors have handed in their resignations at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust.

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Michael Scott
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

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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Julie Cave
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
Friday, October 6, 2017

A Norfolk hospital has six months to save itself from closure after inspectors found a shocking list of failings that were putting mentally-ill patients at risk.

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Care Quality Commission
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
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
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Staff at three north Norfolk GP practices are celebrating, after being honoured in the annual awards presented by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), East Anglia Faculty.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, September 18, 2017

Whether looking at our own futures, or those of loved ones, adult social care is a sector which will come into everyone’s life at some point.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, July 21, 2017

Safety at all of the region’s mental health trust’s inpatient units has been improved after a £1.5m project to remove potential ligature points.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Inspectors have returned to rate the region’s mental health trust, a year after it was lifted out of special measures.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 6, 2017

Relatives concerned about the safety of care homes are being pushed to become unpaid carers, a charity has claimed, as it was revealed the region had more than the national average of unsafe care provision.

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