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Health organisations across Norfolk have highlighted ways they are tackling concerns which were raised by staff in a hard-hitting report released by consumer champion group Healthwatch.

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Department of Health
Tue, 08:38

The people who make Norfolk’s NHS function have opened their hearts about the “constant battle” they face to keep services afloat.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, July 21, 2017

More than 6,250 people who were arrested in the last two years were seen by a service which supports vulnerable people to get their lives back on track.

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NHS
Thursday, July 20, 2017

Up to an extra £36m would be needed to provide mental health support for all children and young people who need it in Norfolk, it has been revealed.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Plans to further transform mental health care in west Norfolk have received a £4m boost from a share of money pledged to the NHS in the spring budget.

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Michael Scott
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

More than 400 patients have been helped by a lifesaving partnership between firefighters and ambulance staff in Norfolk.

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NHS
Monday, July 17, 2017

“We need a bit of honesty” - that was the message given by many who attended a lively Question Time-style event designed to shed light on the health overhaul for Norfolk and Waveney.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, July 14, 2017

A bid by the region’s mental health trust to reduce the amount they were fined after a dementia patient drowned has failed at the Court of Appeal.

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Michael Scott
Friday, July 14, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims that some of the organisation’s governors were unhappy about being unable to see confidential board papers.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A Norfolk artist who received support from the region’s mental health trust to overcome challenging behaviour within her family is exhibiting a series of works charting her journey through therapy.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

The provider of drug and alcohol services in Norfolk is set to change, as priorities shift in how to approach misuse.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Secondary schools are being urged to sign up to take part in a lifesaving lesson on Restart a Heart Day.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

Inspectors have returned to rate the region’s mental health trust, a year after it was lifted out of special measures.

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Michael Scott
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A man was held in police custody for nearly 60 hours while he waited for a mental health bed to become available.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Confidential papers will no longer been seen by governors of the region’s mental health trust after a set was leaked to the BBC’s Panorama programme.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal has urged the Prime Minister to visit him on his deathbed after Theresa May announced an inquiry into how thousands of people were given deadly illnesses by the NHS.

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Chloe Smith
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

An inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal which has left 2,400 people dead is to be launched, the Government announced on Tuesday.

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Bob Brennan
Sunday, July 9, 2017

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal has welcomed a joint call by six opposition political party leaders for a Hillsborough-style inquiry into what happened.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

All of the region’s accident and emergency departments have beat the national average in the level of satisfaction from inpatients.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

At least 25 new cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) were uncovered in our region last year, according to new statistics from NHS Digital.

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Suffolk Police
Monday, July 3, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has reported it has seen financial growth at the same time as slashing its deficit for the first time in five years.

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Michael Scott
Friday, June 30, 2017

Funding worth almost £600,000 has been awarded to improve services for people with diabetes living in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The region’s mental health trust has been listed in the top five in the country for sending patients out of the area for their care.

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NHS
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A special event giving people with experience of mental ill health the chance to hear inspirational stories from others while sharing their own ideas for promoting recovery will take place next week.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, June 24, 2017

More than 60 acres of NHS land in the region could be sold off, after health bosses identified sites which could be used to reach the government’s targets for housing.

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Theresa May
Friday, June 23, 2017

A new strategy which explains how the region’s mental health trust will support people to develop the skills to create and maintain a fulfilling and meaningful life will launch next week.

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NHS
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

A national initiative to improve mental health services for patients with learning disabilities or autism has been introduced at the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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NHS
Monday, June 19, 2017

Men who are facing mental health difficulties such as PTSD will soon be able to take part in an innovative form of therapy as the international expert who developed the initiative visits the UK to share his knowledge with local mental health staff.

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NHS
Monday, June 19, 2017

Anyone considering a naughty lope through Norfolk’s wheat fields as part of a mass event organised on social media has been urged to think twice.

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Theresa May
Friday, June 16, 2017

The region’s ambulance service has seen a 360pc spike in community first responder (CFR) registrations of interest following National Volunteers’ Week.

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NHS

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