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An ambulance chief has defended his service after an independent inquiry revealed ambulance delays were not to blame for the deaths of any patients across East Anglia.
The chief executive of Ipswich and Colchester hospitals is preparing to embark on a poignant trek in tribute to his “inspirational” wife following her death from breast cancer.
Dramatic cuts have enabled health services in Suffolk and north-east Essex to slice their deficit by even more than planned – but there’s still a long way to go to break even.
Critically ill patients in Suffolk are waiting too long for an ambulance despite new measures being introduced to tackle delays, figures reveal.
The MP for South Suffolk has defended the government’s policy on austerity following the release of a damning report on the state of the NHS.
A man has been charged with racially abusing a medic on board an ambulance in Suffolk.
It is still too early to say exactly what impact Brexit will have on jobs, business and personal finances.
More than £100 million in cuts were made to health services in Suffolk and north-east Essex last year, it has been revealed.
A driver is reported to have been injured in a crash on a busy approach road into Ipswich.
Chiefs at Colchester and Ipswich hospitals are having to reapply for their jobs ahead of the merger of the trusts, it has emerged.
A Suffolk nurse’s proposals to decriminalise cannabis for medical use has been backed by the national union.
An Ipswich nurse said a “really good discussion” took place today at an international conference about whether NHS staff should wear body cameras to improve safety.
People from across the region are being invited to learn more about men’s mental health at a free conference to be held in Ipswich this summer.
An extra 330 staff are to be recruited for the region’s ambulance service as part of a multi-million pound boost to help it cope with rapidly rising demand.
The boss of Colchester Hospital has paid tribute to the dedication of his staff as new figures show the trust has hit the national A&E waiting time target for the second consecutive month – bucking national trends.
The number of nursing posts going unfilled in the East of England has increased by 20% over two years, latest figures reveal.
The creation of a dedicated mental health helpline for young people and their families in Suffolk has been hailed a “tremendous step forward”.
New and expectant mothers in Suffolk who are suffering with mental health issues are set to benefit from a major expansion in specialist services.
NHS England have confirmed that new and expectant mums across the county will be given greater access to mental health care by next April.
An Ipswich nurse is leading a debate over whether NHS staff should wear body cameras to protect them from abuse.
Ambulance chiefs have renewed calls for tougher action against those who carry out “despicable” attacks on NHS workers - after two incidents in Essex over the bank holiday weekend.
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A woman is reported to have suffered injuries after a crash near Ipswich this morning.
A long-serving Suffolk nurse who has died at the age of 72 has been remembered as a “caring” family man and a “champion” of the NHS.
Ipswich Hospital has launched an investigation into a ‘Never Event’ - where a ball of cotton wool was left inside a patient following a medical procedure.
Mental health chiefs in Suffolk are stepping up efforts to recruit after staff shortages forced the closure of vital beds.
The husband of a woman threatened with deportation has said he feels “ashamed of his own country” after Home Office chiefs threw out her VISA application.
The new boss of the region’s troubled mental health trust has pledged to reopen vital intensive care beds in Suffolk.
MPs have heard how the “scandal” of staff shortages is crippling mental health care in Suffolk.
Campaigners in Suffolk have reacted with shock after it emerged up to 450,000 women have missed out on a breast cancer screening due to an administrative error.