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Fri, 08:39

A Norfolk MP has led calls for rules around e-cigarettes to be relaxed to help accelerate already declining smoking rates.

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Norman Lamb
Thu, 15:36

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.

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NHS
Tue, 15:08

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

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NHS
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.

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NHS
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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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, August 2, 2018

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

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Care Quality Commission
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.

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NHS
Monday, July 30, 2018

“If I had three kidneys, I’d go through it all over again.”

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NHS
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.

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NHS
Saturday, July 21, 2018

NHS trusts in the east have seen a huge increase in research activity to find potential cutting-edge treatments in the last year, according to new figures.

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NHS
Friday, July 13, 2018

The NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) for North Norfolk and South Norfolk have appointed a new chief officer.

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NHS
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.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, July 12, 2018

The approval of a breakthrough cancer drug to be available on the NHS is bittersweet for a North Walsham mother whose 22-month-old son died from the disease five years ago.

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NHS
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.

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NHS
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.

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Norman Lamb
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).

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NHS
Monday, July 9, 2018

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

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NHS
Sunday, July 8, 2018

Scores of dog lovers and their two-legged friends flocked to a field in Wells-next-the-Sea for a day of fun and fundraising for a very worthy cause.

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NHS
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.

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NHS
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.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, July 5, 2018

Health staff and campaigners turned out in Cromer on Thursday to celebrate the 70th birthday of the National Health Service.

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David Pritchard
Thursday, July 5, 2018

On February 17 last year, 56-year-old Allan Morgan, from Witton, fell six metres through a roof. He broke his spine, pelvis, and wrist – and was at risk of bleeding to death.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
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.

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Care Quality Commission
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.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Norfolk artist Samuel Thomas has donated an original piece of work, worth £1495, to raise money to help a seven-year-old boy get treatment in Germany.

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NHS
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A former Newsnight reporter who was diagnosed with autism aged 57 has become a public governor of the region’s mental health trust.

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NHS
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A woman has been praised for potentially saving her husband’s life after calling for emergency help when he was suffering chest pains.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
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.

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NHS
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.

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