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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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NHS
Mon, 22:06

“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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Norwich Crown Court
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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NHS
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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Care Quality Commission
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
Monday, July 10, 2017

Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey is calling on the Government to intervene and ensure that money from the sale of Southwold Community Hospital and the Patrick Stead Hospital in Halesworth is used locally.

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Therese Coffey
Monday, July 10, 2017

People from across the Great Yarmouth and Waveney areas will be able to get valuable advice about positive mental wellbeing at a tour taking help directly into communities.

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James Paget University Hospital
Friday, July 7, 2017

Patients could be put at risk if 10 of Suffolk’s 12 ambulance stations are closed as part of service-wide efficiency proposals, an MP has warned.

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Therese Coffey
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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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Monday, July 3, 2017

Marie Curie, the UK’s leading charity for people with a terminal illness, is recruiting volunteers across Great Yarmouth and Waveney to their new helper service.

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NHS
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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NHS
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

One of Norfolk’s clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) is due to fall short of the amount of money it should be putting towards mental health despite latest figures showing the number of suicides in the area has rocketed.

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NHS
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
Thursday, June 22, 2017

A van has come off the road on the A12 at Blythburgh in Suffolk closing the road in both directions.

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Suffolk police
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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Harry
Monday, June 19, 2017

NHS Blood and Transport is urging people in Suffolk to start saving lives by registering as new blood donors during National Blood Week.

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NHS
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
Thursday, June 15, 2017

More than £1.6m has been spent by the region’s mental health trust on sending patients to a private hospital since it was put into special measures by inspectors last year.

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Michael Scott
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Concerns that members of the public have not had enough of a say in the changing face of the county’s health system have prompted a Question Time style event.

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Norman Lamb

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