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Friday, May 18, 2018

The region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims from campaigners that plans are afoot to split into two organisations.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

It is an organisation which has had a troubled few years. New Norfolk and Suffolk mental health boss Antek Lejk speaks to health correspondent Geraldine Scott about turning things around and looking to the future.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A health boss has apologised to the family of a woman who died after failings in care at a mental health unit.

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NHS
Thursday, April 12, 2018

A mental health boss has hit out and branded it ‘utterly indefensible’ that a bid for more than £5m which would be used to address safety concerns was snubbed by the government.

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NHS
Thursday, April 5, 2018

A bid for more than £5m worth of funding to help solve safety issues at the region’s mental health has been rejected by the Department for Health, it can be revealed.

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NHS
Thursday, March 8, 2018

The appointment of a new mental health boss has been branded “disastrous” by campaigners due to the new chief’s background in NHS funding.

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NHS
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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NHS
Monday, March 5, 2018

The new chief executive of the region’s beleaguered mental health trust will be named later this week, it can be revealed.

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NHS
Thursday, January 25, 2018

A lack of checks on patients tranquillised while under the care of the region’s mental health trust has been branded as “appalling”.

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NHS
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

A patient is believed to have hanged themselves at a psychiatric ward in Norfolk despite the mental health trust being ordered to remove all points which would make it possible.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, January 22, 2018

The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, December 25, 2017

Health chiefs from across Norfolk and Waveney have thanked their staff for their hard work and patients for their support this Christmas.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

As more women take on the top jobs in the NHS, health correspondent Geraldine Scott speaks to three in our region to find out if the landscape has changed.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover.

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NHS
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Two executive directors have handed in their resignations at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, October 16, 2017

A finance professional with more than 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sector has been appointed as Interim Director of Finance with Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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NHS
Friday, October 13, 2017

Pressure is mounting on the executive directors of the region’s mental health trust to step aside.

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NHS
Friday, October 13, 2017

The new chief executive of the region’s failing mental health trust has said things need to go back to basics to fix problems highlighted by inspectors.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust warned of “considerable challenges” ahead at the service’s annual general meeting.

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NHS
Thursday, October 5, 2017

As the region’s mental health trust looks set for turbulent times ahead, with the retirement of its chief executive and pending inspection report, health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what has changed since this newspaper started its campaign for better mental health services two years ago.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

No new beds for patients in psychiatric crisis will be made available by the region’s mental health trust, despite concerns being raised by the health watchdog over that a shortage of beds “had impaired patient safety and treatment at times”.

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