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Yesterday, 13:51

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
Yesterday, 05:30

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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Norfolk
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

For a family from north Norfolk, January should have been a time for remembrance but instead they have been left heartbroken after being told church policy will not allow the words ‘dad or grandad’ to be written on their loved one’s grave.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Inquests have opened into the deaths of two people who died after falls, including a man who died on Christmas Day.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, January 3, 2019

More than 700 patients waited more than an hour to be transferred from an ambulance into Norfolk hospitals last month.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, December 14, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of women and their families were left terrified over a breast cancer screening scandal which never existed, a review has found.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, December 13, 2018

More private ambulances on the road, nearly 2,000 extra doctors’ appointments, and measures to get patients out of hospital quicker.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
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
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Norfolk hospitals depend on the European Union for more than one in 10 doctors, new figures revealed, as uncertainty over Brexit threatens to worsen the crisis in the NHS.

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Theresa May
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

A community event in North Creake later this month is aiming to tackle social isolation and loneliness among older residents living in the area.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Fakenham stroke survivor, Jim Baldwin is refusing to let his disability stop him continuing to write, one of the passions that has occupied most of his adult life.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Monday, September 24, 2018

Fear, embarrassment, and stigma are just some of the reasons thousands of women in the country are putting off having routine cervical screening. Reporter DONNA-LOUISE BISHOP explores what can be done to break the shame.

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Elizabeth Hospital
Monday, September 17, 2018

There are no plans to scrap NHS parking charges in Norfolk, despite it being announced fees in Wales would be axed.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
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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Chloe Smith
Thursday, August 23, 2018

Women in Norfolk are able to request caesarean section births, it can be revealed, after national concern that the procedure was being refused outright.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, August 9, 2018

Dehydration and severe sunburn are just two complaints clinicians at Norfolk’s hospitals have been confronted with during the recent heatwave.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, July 26, 2018

A man who went missing after getting stuck in marshes overnight paid a visit to the police officers who saved him.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, May 24, 2018

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

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Robert Morton
Sunday, May 20, 2018

A team of hairdressers from Fakenham have rallied together to help raise vital cash for the Stroke Association.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Sunday, May 20, 2018

Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Patients needing treatment for serious heart problems could have to travel up to 100 miles under proposals put forward for redesigning the region’s health system.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, April 27, 2018

Health leaders in Norfolk have teamed up to “take back control” of rates paid to locums after more than £60m was spent on filling recruitment gaps with temporary staff last year.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Sunday, April 1, 2018

A green marrow “the length of [an] arm but much thicker and very heavy”, a first edition of Gone with the Wind, and a commemorative plate of Prince William and his young family.

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William
Saturday, March 24, 2018

The full extent of winter NHS crisis has been revealed as figures showed Norfolk hospitals hit ‘safe’ occupancy levels just three times.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, March 9, 2018

The county’s busiest hospital recorded the worst A&E performance in the country last month, as a leading emergency medicine organisation urged patients to write to their MPs demanding action over the NHS.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More staff in the county’s NHS felt they could contribute towards improvements, but others saw their satisfaction at the quality of care they could give dip.

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Julie Cave
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Appointments for some patients at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) have been cancelled after staff struggled to get to work in heavy snow.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Staff working in Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS battled to get to work this morning despite traffic coming to a standstill and public transport being scrapped in treacherous conditions.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Sunday, February 25, 2018

The number of serious incidents (SIs) reported in Norfolk’s NHS has been revealed in a new report.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

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