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Sunday, December 16, 2018

A 95-year-old died of hypothermia and pneumonia after both boilers failed in a Norfolk care home, where residents had to rely on temporary heaters and hot water being carried in jugs.

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Care Quality Commission
Saturday, December 15, 2018

One of the county’s worst performing healthcare trusts could merge with Norfolk’s best in a bid to bring together care in the community.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Mental health campaigners will head to London to demand better mental health care in the region.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A Norfolk MP has asked the health secretary to meet with his constituents who “felt they have been let down” by the region’s mental health trust.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, December 10, 2018

MPs have called for swift and decisive action to improve mental health services in our region.

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Clive Lewis
Friday, December 7, 2018

The Royal British Legion care home Halsey House has been told it ‘failed to protect vulnerable residents’ after a period which included the death of one person who fell from a window.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Two people waited 10 hours for ambulances and three others waited a year for mental health support, a survey of north Norfolk’s NHS services found.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Bereaved parents highlighted a number of “vile and sad” suicides in Cromer following a meeting to discuss the mental health “crisis in north Norfolk and beyond”.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, December 3, 2018

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The region’s mental health trust is today in special measures for the third time, after an inspection uncovered a litany of failings branded “deeply disturbing” by MPs.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, November 22, 2018

A care home owner has challenged a Care Quality Commission (CQC) report that rated the service as inadequate.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, November 19, 2018

A care home owner has challenged a Care Quality Commission (CQC) report that rated the service as inadequate.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, October 15, 2018

An inadequate north Norfolk care service has been placed in special measures after inspectors found an incident resulting in a staff member’s dismissal was not reported to the authorities.

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Care Quality Commission
Sunday, October 7, 2018

More than 150 sexual safety issues have been reported at the region’s mental health trust this year, as regulators call for improvements nationwide.

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Care Quality Commission
Thursday, September 27, 2018

The chairman of the region’s troubled mental health trust has announced he is stepping down.

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Care Quality Commission
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.

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Clive Lewis
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

A former Norfolk MP and hospital chairman has been given one of the health service’s top jobs.

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Care Quality Commission
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Inspectors identified a lack of care and compassion at a north Norfolk care home which they deemed unsafe and uncaring.

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Care Quality Commission
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Choking and pressure ulcer risks were reported at a Cromer care home which has been rated inadequate after failing to make “significant improvements”.

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Care Quality Commission
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
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
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
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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Care Quality Commission
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

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