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Yesterday, 20:02

An independent ambulance service used in the region has suspended offering urgent care after it was hit with a long list of issues by health inspectors, including finding bodily fluids on equipment.

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Care Quality Commission
Yesterday, 08:22

Doctors have named her the “miracle baby” after little Elsie Lane was given little chance of survival when she was born 13 weeks prematurely and diagnosed with a rare illness.

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NHS
Yesterday, 08:11

A quarter of mental health beds in Norfolk and Suffolk have been lost in the last four years.

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NHS
Yesterday, 06:59

More mums giving birth at home, merging services between three Norfolk hospitals and treating more patients in the community.

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Norfolk County Council
Wed, 08:38

No new beds for patients in psychiatric crisis will be made available by the region’s mental health trust, despite concerns being raised by the health watchdog over that a shortage of beds “had impaired patient safety and treatment at times”.

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NHS
Sunday, April 23, 2017

It delivered the first community-led integrated health and social care scheme of its kind in the UK.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, April 20, 2017

A documentary video about the ground-breaking Aylsham Care Trust charity has been unveiled to mark its 31st anniversary and the impact it’s had.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Patient experience and what is done to improve services will be the focus of the latest ‘takeover’ week by the region’s ambulance service.

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NHS
Thursday, April 20, 2017

A service of thanksgiving will be held at Norwich Cathedral to celebrate the contribution of nurses and healthcare staff.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Patients from across Norfolk and Waveney are being urged to help the NHS to help them by using healthcare services wisely over the Easter weekend.

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NHS
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The widow of a former Cromer councillor who received excellent care at the town’s under-threat Benjamin Court has joined calls for it to be kept open.

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David
Thursday, April 6, 2017

The region’s ambulance service is urging the public to ‘be prepared’ ahead of what they predict to be a very busy Easter bank holiday.

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NHS
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

A special meeting will be held in Cromer to discuss any possible cuts to healthcare beds in north Norfolk.

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John Lee
Thursday, March 30, 2017

More than £500,000 was spent on sending patients under the care of the region’s mental health trust to other facilities in the last month as bosses admit “still too many” patients were being sent out of the area for treatment.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Cromer Hospital is celebrating treating its one millionth patient, as well as the 150th anniversary of its opening in 1867.

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Norwich University
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Norfolk and Waveney have welcomed a national review of the items available on prescription, as concerns are raised over the safety of withdrawing gluten-free food.

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NHS
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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Theresa May
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

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