Geraldine Scott Reporter email@example.com @Geri_E_L_Scott Review orders more ambulances on the road and hospitals to check patients in quicker after winter crisis Friday, February 2, 2018 Geraldine Scott The region’s ambulance trust will put extra crews on the road by using private ambulance services and hospitals have been ordered to take patients into A&E quicker. Video: ‘No stone left unturned’ in crisis summit over ambulance service held behind closed doors Tuesday, January 30, 2018 GERALDINE SCOTT AND MARK BOGGIS Top NHS executives met behind closed doors to probe “shocking” delays at the region’s ambulance service which may have led to a man freezing to death. Suffolk man, 85, with broken hip waited for 13 hours on cold floor for ambulance Thursday, January 25, 2018 Geraldine Scott An 85-year-old man with a broken hip feared for his life as he lay on his freezing conservatory floor with hot water bottles strapped to his legs during a 13-hour wait for an ambulance. Man froze to death waiting for an ambulance, whistleblower claims Friday, January 19, 2018 Geraldine Scott A senior whistleblower within the region’s ambulance trust has claimed up to 80 people could have died or come to harm because of delays over the Christmas and New Year period. Medical director at East of England Ambulance Service Trust resigns Friday, January 19, 2018 Geraldine Scott The resignation of the region’s ambulance trust’s medical director has been announced just a day after it was alleged 20 people died waiting for help whilst the service was stretched. Ex-staff members speak out over ‘rotten foundations’ of mental health trust Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott Healthcare professionals who used to work at the region’s mental health trust have slammed “rotten foundations” stemming from a radical redesign six years ago. Revealed: The changes taking place at the region’s mental health trust in bid to improve Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover. Data shows mental health trust has cut doctors and nurses - but chief disputes the figures Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott New data has revealed the number of doctors at the region’s mental health trust has shrunk over the last five years - whilst the number of managers has risen. Mental health trust boss sets her sights on outstanding rating Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Geraldine Scott “Outstanding is the next step for us.” Cross-party group of Norfolk and Suffolk MPs quiz mental health trust on improvement plans Thursday, November 2, 2017 Geraldine Scott Seven MPs from across Norfolk and Suffolk met with mental health bosses to thrash out an action plan for recovery. Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust appoints interim director of nursing after damning inspection report Saturday, October 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott An interim director of nursing, quality and patient safety has been appointed at the region’s mental health trust. Two chiefs from region’s failing mental health trust to step down Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Geraldine Scott Two executive directors have handed in their resignations at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust. Not enough staff, not enough beds - inspectors brand region’s mental health trust inadequate again Sunday, October 15, 2017 Geraldine Scott The region’s mental health trust has once again been branded as failing as inspectors found serious issues first raised three years ago had not been fixed. Mental health trust boss retires with immediate effect ahead of pending inspection report Friday, September 29, 2017 Geraldine Scott The boss of the region’s beleaguered mental health trust is retiring with immediate effect. Video: More than 90 firefighters across Suffolk and Norfolk tackle blaze at recycling centre near Thetford Wednesday, September 6, 2017 Geraldine Scott More than 90 firefighters from across county borders tackled a huge blaze which erupted at a Norfolk recycling plant overnight. Mental health trust governor slams decision to restrict confidential papers after Panorama leak Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Geraldine Scott Confidential papers will no longer be seen by governors of a region’s mental health trust after a set was leaked to the BBC’s Panorama programme. Suffolk’s mental health trust is ‘moving in the right direction’ says chief executive Michael Scott Monday, July 3, 2017 GERALDINE SCOTT 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. We’re going to need a third more care workers in the next decade Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott It is a job like no other. Bodily fluids found on equipment used by independent ambulance service in East of England Thursday, April 27, 2017 geraldine scott An independent ambulance service used in the region has suspended offering urgent care after it was hit with a long list of issues by health inspectors, including finding bodily fluids on equipment. New position created by region’s mental health trust and Suffolk County Council in bid to work closer together Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Geraldine Scott A new position has been created between the region’s mental health trust and Suffolk County Council, with the aim of bring social care and mental health work closer together. Mental health trust boss admits ‘still too many’ patients were sent out of the area as more than £500,000 was spent on doing so last month Thursday, March 30, 2017 Geraldine Scott More than £500,000 was spent on sending patients under the care of the region’s mental health trust to other facilities in the last month as bosses admit “still too many” patients were being sent out of the area for treatment. More than £42m to be spent on new buildings and vehicles for region’s ambulance trust Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Geraldine Scott More than £42m will be spent on new buildings and vehicles for the region’s ambulance service, after bosses voted to press ahead with two new schemes. Gallery: Can you spot anyone you know in 49 of our photos from the East Anglian Derby 2017? Sunday, February 26, 2017 Geraldine Scott It’s a day where tensions can run high for both Norwich and Ipswich fans. Musician Ed Sheeran shows his support in the stands at the East Anglian Derby Sunday, February 26, 2017 Geraldine Scott Singer Ed Sheeran has been spotted at Carrow Road, as Norwich and Ipswich battle it out in the East Anglian derby.