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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Scores of mental health patients in "acute distress" were sent out of Norfolk and Suffolk for care - despite five years of promises that the practice would end.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust
Wednesday, March 27, 2019

The new boss of the region's failing mental health has a difficult task in front of him - to turn around a trust first branded as inadequate four years ago and twice again since.

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Antek Lejk
Saturday, March 16, 2019

Concerns have been raised over where mental health nurses to be placed in doctors' surgeries are going to come from amid a shortage in the profession.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Support for people suffering mental ill health will be "beefed up" in the period following Brexit over fears of how it could impact them.

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Antek Lejk
Thursday, February 28, 2019

More than half of NHS staff in Norfolk are working extra hours to help prop up the health service, it can be revealed.

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

NHS bosses have admitted there is no "definitive timeline" for when changes will be made to the region's failing mental health services.

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Clive Lewis
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Health bosses have been urged to listen to how patients want to see mental health services change as they decide on a future for the region's troubled provision.

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Clive Lewis
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the "chaos and confusion must end" over the region's failing mental health care provision.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Mental ill health in men has been called an epidemic. Health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at why men are struggling, and what is being done to highlight the issue.

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University of East Anglia
Thursday, January 17, 2019

"Media hype" has been blamed for causing anxiety in those under the care of the mental health trust. Health and political correspondent Geraldine Scott says that's a denial of the issues at hand.

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BBC
Monday, January 14, 2019

A Norfolk charity founder who suffered post-natal depression is looking forward to "giving hope" to other parents in her role at the region's new mother and baby mental health unit.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, January 7, 2019

Up to 500,000 lives could be saved under plans for the NHS in England over the next decade, health chiefs claim. But what does the announcement mean for Norfolk and Suffolk? Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains.

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Theresa May
Saturday, January 5, 2019

A senior manager at the region's mental health trust's troubled crisis service was previously dismissed from another NHS organisation for gross misconduct, it can be revealed.

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NHS
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Mental health services for those with more serious issues at a Norfolk prison have been taken back into NHS hands from private firm Virgin Care.

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Antek Lejk
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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Antek Lejk
Thursday, December 13, 2018

A Norfolk MP has called for urgent action after claiming people with mental health issues are still being unlawfully detained and transported in police vehicles.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, December 13, 2018

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

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Antek Lejk
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
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

Top level staff at the region's mental health trust are moving to new positions within Norfolk's health service.

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Antek Lejk
Monday, November 12, 2018

Serious safety incidents led to 35 deaths at the region's mental health trust over a six month period, figures have revealed.

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NHS
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

After recent deaths in north Norfolk, bereaved parents, a GP and a campaigner tell JESSICA FRANK-KEYES how a lack of local services is failing suicidal young men.

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Healthcare staff across Norfolk are being offered rewards ranging from shopping gift cards to prize draw entries to entice them to have a free flu jab.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
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
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The use of restraints on adults with learning disabilities rose almost fivefold in the region's mental health hospitals in the space of a year, figures show.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Police have used stun guns to subdue mental health patients in Norfolk and Suffolk hospitals, it can be revealed.

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Norman Lamb
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
Monday, September 10, 2018

The new chairman of a county's healthcare watchdog has vowed to push for more money to be given to the NHS.

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University of East Anglia

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