News - October / 2019
Wednesday 30th October 2019 12:58
Breast cancer appeal reaches almost £250k on anniversaryNews
A woman who was diagnosed with breast cancer earlier this year has urged everyone to back the Boudicca Breast Cancer Appeal to create a new breast can...
Monday 28th October 2019 11:59
Top marks for NNUH in national dementia auditNews
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has been named the best in the country for meeting the nutritional needs of patients living with de...
Friday 25th October 2019 13:33
Cromer Hospital receives £1m from Norfolk farmer’s legacyNews
The generosity of a Norfolk farmer is set to improve health services in North Norfolk after Cromer Hospital received one of its biggest ever donations...
Wednesday 23rd October 2019 13:43
Planners give green light to new cancer centre at Cromer HospitalNews
Plans for a new cancer care and support centre at Cromer and District Hospital have been approved. North Norfolk District Council rubberstamped the pr...
Tuesday 22nd October 2019 10:14
Hospital charity launches Christmas gift appeal for patientsNews
The annual campaign to deliver more than 1,000 gifts for inpatients at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital on Christmas Day has begun, and thi...
Thursday 17th October 2019 13:06
Virtual patients arrive at NNUHNews
Junior doctors will be helped to hone their skills with the introduction of an innovative new teaching technology at NNUH. The use of virtual reality ...
Wednesday 16th October 2019 09:50
NNUH ward reusing plastic to help build classroomsNews
Buxton Ward is leading a push to reuse plastic at the NNUH. Senior nurse Amelia Whiting and the Buxton Ward team are creating ‘Eco bricks’ from wa...
Wednesday 9th October 2019 11:05
Getting crafty to raise funds for NICUNews
Children and adults who have received care at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at NNUH are being urged to get involved in a new fingerprint art...
Tuesday 8th October 2019 10:29
NNUH top recruiter for bone marrow cancer treatment trialNews
David Anstee says he feels that he’s at the forefront of new treatments for high-risk bone marrow cancer after joining a clinical trial at the Norfo...
Monday 7th October 2019 10:05
Best in region for NNUH Radiotherapy teamNews
The Radiotherapy Dosimetry team at NNUH are celebrating after being named 2019 Team of the Year in the Eastern Region. The award, which recognises tea...
Thursday 3rd October 2019 09:32
NNUH doctor takes part in world’s first 5G virtual eye examinationNews
A Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) doctor has become the first in the world to take part in a virtual eye examination using a 5G smart p...
Wednesday 2nd October 2019 10:08
NNUH event to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing supportNews
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) is marking World Mental Health Day on 10 October with an event in the hospital’s East and West At...
Tuesday 1st October 2019 14:04
Friend’s stroke awareness praised by consultantNews
A woman’s quick-thinking after spotting the signs of a stroke in her friend has been praised by the doctor who treated her. Winifred Joyce Tew, know...