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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Norfolk's three hospitals look set to end another year in deficit, as NHS cash comes under the spotlight.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, March 21, 2019

A woman has joined an increasing number of child minders across the country in offering free child care so mothers can attend cervical screenings.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Health checks for 40 to 74-year-olds are on the rise again following concerns that confusion over new GDPR laws was causing fewer people to take them up.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, March 15, 2019

The success of a west Suffolk project that is helping connect people to more than 150 community groups while reducing pressure on the NHS has been celebrated this week.

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NHS
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Norfolk and Waveney's NHS has been snubbed in every single bid for big ticket money - bar one - made to the government over the last two years, with £417m of funding it asked for denied.

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Chloe Smith
Friday, March 1, 2019

A husband and wife duo are hoping to save a nursery due to close at the end of March by reopening it with a specialist disability offering, inspired by their daughter.

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NHS
Friday, March 1, 2019

The four-hour A&E target in hospitals, which has not been hit in Norfolk for four years, is reportedly set to be scrapped.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
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
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

A pension fund which covers many of Norfolk's public services invested more than £1m in a pharmaceutical firm which has been accused of "holding the NHS to ransom" by the health secretary.

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Matt Hancock
Friday, February 22, 2019

More than 350 objections to a proposals for nearly 200 homes in a Norfolk village have been lodged.

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Environment Agency
Thursday, February 21, 2019

A Norfolk A&E consultant has spoken out about the 'demoralising' pressure on staff on the frontline and suggested more money for social care was the way to help.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, February 21, 2019

A £500,000 review has revealed efforts to stem demand in Norfolk's NHS has been "fire-fighting", improvements were "starting from behind" and a lack of social care means patients stay in hospital eight days longer than necessary.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

A thyroid drug which has been hailed as life-changing and has been at the centre of a fierce campaign for access will finally be available more easily in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Nearly 700 operations have been performed by United States Air Force (USAF) surgeons at West Suffolk Hospital since 2016 under a partnership scheme that allows military medics to bolster their experience.

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West Suffolk Hospital
Saturday, February 16, 2019

County Hall has denied the accusation that they knew about the closure of three nurseries prior to the decision to shut 38 children's centres across Norfolk.

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Terry Jermy
Friday, February 15, 2019

Families living in a notorious block of flats have finally been moved into emergency accommodation - after having to endure years of complaints and problems.

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NHS
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
Monday, February 11, 2019

Suffolk's Citizens Advice Bureaux have had their funding restored after the county's health services stepped in to make up the cash cut being planned by the county council.

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Suffolk County Council
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Couples in South Norfolk will once again be able to access fertility treatment after health bosses reversed a decision made two years ago.

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NHS
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Parts of rural Norfolk have been rated as among the worst places for young people in the country to live, a survey has claimed.

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NHS
Monday, February 4, 2019

A series of short videos are being released to put the issue of sexual consent in every day contexts as reported rape and sexual assaults continue to rise.

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NHS
Saturday, February 2, 2019

Health bosses have admitted a plan to overhaul services published in 2016 was "over optimistic" as it was revealed the budget for Norfolk and Waveney was £96m behind where it should be.

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NHS
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Questions have been raised over the number of GPs available out of hours in Norfolk, Waveney, and Wisbech.

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NHS
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
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

County Hall faces the threat of cyber attack tens of thousands of times every day, with around a dozen posing serious risks, officers have revealed.

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Liberal Democrat
Monday, January 21, 2019

The uptake of young woman attending a potentially life-saving routine test is at an all time low after new research has revealed many feel too embarrassed, scared or vulnerable to go.

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NHS
Friday, January 18, 2019

Pharmacists in Norfolk are "at their wits' end" as they struggle to get hold of many common medicines, including painkillers and anti-depressants.

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European Union
Monday, January 14, 2019

I had to be fit for work, now it's not so easy, says ex-city footballer Darren Eadie

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NHS

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