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Suffolk's response to coronavirus to be reviewed as council looks to learn lessons from pandemic

Suffolk's response to coronavirus to be reviewed as council looks to learn lessons from pandemic

Suffolk's response to coronavirus to be reviewed as council looks to learn lessons from pandemic

25 September 2021

A 'lessons learned' analysis of Suffolk's response to the Covid-19 pandemic is set to get underway over the next couple of months.


Wait for invitation for Covid booster jab, Suffolk's health bosses say

Wait for invitation for Covid booster jab, Suffolk's health bosses say

Wait for invitation for Covid booster jab, Suffolk's health bosses say

25 September 2021

People across Suffolk have been told to wait for invitations for booster Covid-19 jabs - and won't be accepted at walk-in clinics.


'Please be kind and supportive,' health bosses urge after reports of doctors being verbally abused

'Please be kind and supportive,' health bosses urge after reports of doctors being verbally abused

'Please be kind and supportive,' health bosses urge after reports of doctors being verbally abused

25 September 2021

Health chiefs in Suffolk have issued a fresh plea to people across the county to be kind and supportive of GPs, after reports of increasing abuse.


Thousands of 12-15 year olds to be given Covid-19 jab

Thousands of 12-15 year olds to be given Covid-19 jab

Thousands of 12-15 year olds to be given Covid-19 jab

25 September 2021

Most of Suffolk's 16-18 year olds have had a Covid-19 vaccination, according to latest data – with thousands of younger teenagers to be jabbed.


1,200 students in Suffolk have tested positive for coronavirus in past fortnight

1,200 students in Suffolk have tested positive for coronavirus in past fortnight

1,200 students in Suffolk have tested positive for coronavirus in past fortnight

24 September 2021

Latest data has revealed that 22 Suffolk schools and colleges have 10 or more positive Covid-19 cases, as around 1,200 students tested positive.


NHS staff working their hardest amidst ‘incredibly high' demand, says Trust CEO

NHS staff working their hardest amidst ‘incredibly high' demand, says Trust CEO

NHS staff working their hardest amidst ‘incredibly high' demand, says Trust CEO

24 September 2021

Frontline staff and senior leaders at an NHS trust are working their hardest amid ‘incredibly high’ demand, its board’s annual meeting has been told.


Dedicated ambulance mechanic named 'Unsung Hero' at star-studded awards ceremony

Dedicated ambulance mechanic named 'Unsung Hero' at star-studded awards ceremony

Dedicated ambulance mechanic named 'Unsung Hero' at star-studded awards ceremony

23 September 2021

An ambulance mechanic who took just one day off in nine months during the pandemic to support his colleagues has won a top award.


Walk-in vaccination centres open their doors

Walk-in vaccination centres open their doors

Walk-in vaccination centres open their doors

23 September 2021

Unjabbed residents are being invited to attend walk-in centres across the county as health bosses try to vaccinate as many people as possible.


GP surgery apologises after being forced to cancel flu clinics

GP surgery apologises after being forced to cancel flu clinics

GP surgery apologises after being forced to cancel flu clinics

23 September 2021

A GP surgery has apologised to patients after it was forced to cancel flu clinics due to supplier delays.


Protest will highlight 'collapsing' state of NHS dentistry in Suffolk

Protest will highlight 'collapsing' state of NHS dentistry in Suffolk

Protest will highlight 'collapsing' state of NHS dentistry in Suffolk

23 September 2021

A demonstration is set to highlight the plight of thousands of patients unable to find an NHS dentist.


Hospital trust's clinical helpline team lands national award

Hospital trust's clinical helpline team lands national award

Hospital trust's clinical helpline team lands national award

21 September 2021

A clinical helpline team which has taken over 40,000 calls since launching has won a national award.


Plan to offer GP services at Mildenhall Hub shelved

Plan to offer GP services at Mildenhall Hub shelved

Plan to offer GP services at Mildenhall Hub shelved

20 September 2021

Decision taken after patient engagement exercise.


Misery for dental patients to continue after swathes of Suffolk left out of plans for new services

Misery for dental patients to continue after swathes of Suffolk left out of plans for new services

Misery for dental patients to continue after swathes of Suffolk left out of plans for new services

18 September 2021

There is no end in sight for patients caught up in the ‘worsening crisis’ in NHS dental care in parts of Suffolk.

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Mental health hospital shut down following damning report

Mental health hospital shut down following damning report

Mental health hospital shut down following damning report

17 September 2021

A mental health hospital has been shut down after a recent inspection brought to light a number of damning incidents of malpractice.


Covid figures for last week show rise in four Suffolk districts

Covid figures for last week show rise in four Suffolk districts

Covid figures for last week show rise in four Suffolk districts

16 September 2021

The county-wide rate of new weekly cases has increased since the week previous and case rate has increased in four districts.


Invites being sent out for 'revolutionary' blood test which could spot cancer early

Invites being sent out for 'revolutionary' blood test which could spot cancer early

Invites being sent out for 'revolutionary' blood test which could spot cancer early

14 September 2021

People are being asked to take part in a pioneering blood test trial which could spot more than 50 types of cancer before symptoms even appear.


Plans submitted for purpose-built health centre to replace three ageing GP surgeries

Plans submitted for purpose-built health centre to replace three ageing GP surgeries

Plans submitted for purpose-built health centre to replace three ageing GP surgeries

14 September 2021

The health practice seeking to consolidate ageing surgeries into a purpose-built medical centre says the plans are needed to future-proof its service.


Covid jab recommended for children aged 12 to 15 by chief medical officers

Covid jab recommended for children aged 12 to 15 by chief medical officers

Covid jab recommended for children aged 12 to 15 by chief medical officers

13 September 2021

Around three million children could be eligible for a first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid jab.


Coronavirus testing centre opens in Suffolk town

Coronavirus testing centre opens in Suffolk town

Coronavirus testing centre opens in Suffolk town

13 September 2021

A new walk-through Covid-19 test centre has opened in a Suffolk town.


Over 2,300 cases of coronavirus in Suffolk

Over 2,300 cases of coronavirus in Suffolk

Over 2,300 cases of coronavirus in Suffolk

12 September 2021

There are over 2,300 positive cases of coronavirus in Suffolk, data reveals.


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