Serious safety incidents led to 35 deaths at the region’s mental health trust over a six month period, figures have revealed.
Firefighters were called out to 111 false alarms at Norfolk hospitals and NHS trusts within a year.
She has been tasked with turning around the region’s troubled ambulance service, but Dorothy Hosein, equipped with a wealth of experience under her belt, is confident she will rise to the challenge.
Concerns have been raised over the use of more than £2m donated by the public to a charity bid to open a new hospice on Norfolk’s coast.
A crewman has been evacuated from a vessel 20 miles off the coast of Great Yarmouth after sustaining a serious leg injury.
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.
Plans on how to spend £4.2m to help with health and social care winter pressures in Norfolk - which was dubbed a ‘sticking plaster’ by a leading councillor - have been revealed.
“I wasn’t on social media but whenever I went out babies were everywhere.”
A nuisance 999 caller who became “obsessed” with a paramedic risked the lives of others by repeatedly calling out ambulances and refusing treatment.
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.
Campaigners have demanded a halt to the sale of Lowestoft Hospital and for its use as a potential medical centre to be examined, despite a planned auction next week.
The impact of alcohol-related liver disease on the health service in Norfolk has been revealed in newly released figures.
One in three Norfolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, new figures reveal.
In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings.
More than 150 sexual safety issues have been reported at the region’s mental health trust this year, as regulators call for improvements nationwide.
An army veteran who displayed “significant risk factors” before his death was “failed” by services in Norfolk, his family have claimed.
Front line paramedics who work through agencies are being offered up to £51-an-hour to plug gaps at the region’s ambulance service ahead of another busy winter.
The number of prescriptions handed out for antidepressants in Norfolk has soared to nearly 1.7 million in a year.
Women in Norfolk are being spared an anxious wait for smear test results, with almost 100pc receiving them within two weeks.
Mental health is the focus of an exhibition at Great Yarmouth Minster as artwork by service users, volunteers and staff at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) go on display.
An ex-headteacher at Great Yarmouth High School has suggested online abuse of the current principal stems from his attitude to the town.
The chairman of the region’s troubled mental health trust has announced he is stepping down.
Hospitals are still too slow at taking patients off the hands of ambulance crews, it has been revealed, as plans to avoid another winter healthcare crisis were put to health bosses.
Nearly £4m was wasted in just six months at Norfolk’s hospitals due to patients not showing up for appointments.
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.
A former medical centre in Great Yarmouth could become the regional headquarters of a ‘luxury’ tobacco and whisky seller.
There are no plans to scrap NHS parking charges in Norfolk, despite it being announced fees in Wales would be axed.
A care centre in Great Yarmouth designed to provide residents with additional short-term support has helped 24 people return to their own homes following treatment in hospital.
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.
New rules introducing tougher sentences for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker are to become law today.