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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Four of Norfolk and Suffolk’s seven NHS trusts have scored below the national average in two key questions asked of staff in the annual NHS Staff Survey.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Experts working in the social care have welcomed the government’s £2bn cash injection into the sector, but say more will be needed to make up for “years of under-funding”.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

A&E patients in the region may be triaged quicker next winter after the government announced a £100m scheme in the Budget.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Monday, March 6, 2017

Norfolk MP Norman Lamb wants an extra £4bn to be pumped into the NHS and social care by the chancellor on Wednesday.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, March 3, 2017

Emergency services were called to an address in Melton Constable in north Norfolk where a sudden death had occurred.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

A council has pledged support to communities fighting any possible cuts to healthcare beds in north Norfolk.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The new regional head of the world’s largest nursing union has sounded a warning over an expected drop in the number of nurses qualifying in the next few years.

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NHS
Sunday, February 26, 2017

The normally mild-mannered politician made the outburst during a Question Time themed event at Paston Sixth Form College in North Walsham.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, February 24, 2017

The region’s mental health trust was the subject of a special investigations programme on the BBC last month - but what can we learn from its most recent reports?

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NHS
Friday, February 24, 2017

Hundreds of ambulance staff say they have experienced bullying or harassment in the workplace - but bosses have responded by branding the evidence as inaccurate.

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

GPs and people across Norfolk and Waveney are being urged to support a campaign aimed at reducing the amount of medicines wasted each year.

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NHS
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The region’s mental health trust is hoping to recruit nearly 80 people to a research project which aims to improve treatment for psychosis patients.

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NHS
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Former health minister Norman Lamb has criticised plans to remove beds from healthcare units in north Norfolk.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Improving treatment for men and teaching medics to identify people at chronic risk of suicide are among steps set to be rolled out to reduce the number of people who kill themselves.

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NHS
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Uncertainty surrounds the future of healthcare units in north Norfolk after health chiefs revealed plans to remove patient beds.

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David Pritchard
Monday, February 20, 2017

Councillors are set to vote today on a 4.8pc council tax rise to provide a £25m injection of extra cash into adult social care in Norfolk.

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NHS
Monday, February 13, 2017

A fire spread to another vehicle, a garden shed and a section of fencing.

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NHS
Friday, February 10, 2017

A mother’s whose emotional video about the stigma of living with ADHD went viral has secured the backing of comedian Rory Bremner in her bid to raise awareness of the condition.

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NHS
Thursday, February 9, 2017

“They saved my life” - these were the words of a woman who found help and support with a Norfolk charity, after suffering four miscarriages over the space of 10 years.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Monday, February 6, 2017

Former health minister Norman Lamb has backed the principle of charging overseas patients for non-urgent NHS care amid government plans to make it a legal duty.

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Norman Lamb
Saturday, February 4, 2017

A specialist nursing service is being launched to help patients with epilepsy manage the condition.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Prime minister Theresa May has held discussions with political rivals including North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb following a plea for cross-party talks about the future of the NHS.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

More appointments are being provided by north Norfolk GP surgeries in a bid to reduce pressure on health services this winter.

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NHS
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

A charity set up by a retired Norfolk GP after his grandson was born with cerebral palsy has raised more than £10,000 in just two years, so far supporting seven youngsters with disabilities.

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NHS
Monday, January 30, 2017

A service which provides practical an emotional support for carers is urging people across Norfolk to get in touch if they think they could benefit from some extra help.

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NHS
Friday, January 27, 2017

A health body has won a patient safety award for administering a drug used to control blood clotting. North Norfolk Clinical Commissioning Group (NN CCG) was amongst the winners at the CCG Prescriber awards for its use of warfarin - one of the highest risk medications if incorrectly dosed.

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NHS
Friday, January 27, 2017

Work has started on a £1.5 million project to build 13 new affordable homes in Fakenham.

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John Archibald
Monday, January 16, 2017

A pilot to help patients who have suffered a fall in Norfolk has been launched.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Friday, January 13, 2017

David Russell has been unveiled as the Labour Party candidate in the Waterside by-election next month.

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