News - September / 2020
Wednesday 30th September 2020 09:42
Wearable device research to help orthopaedic patientsNews
Patients who have hip or knee replacements are set to get more support with their recovery following the launch of a new research study that uses wear...
Tuesday 29th September 2020 10:59
NNUH Norfolk Centre for Interventional Radiology opensNews
Today NNUH opens the doors to the £7m Norfolk Centre for Interventional Radiology (NCIR), welcoming its first patients on Wednesday 30 September 2020...
Wednesday 23rd September 2020 09:53
Skin cancer treatment chair in place after radiographer’s cycle challengeNews
A specialist chair for patients undergoing skin cancer treatment is now in place at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital thanks to a cycling ch...
Monday 21st September 2020 12:09
Six public governors sought at NNUHNews
People from a wide range of backgrounds and interests are being sought as governors by the Norfolk’s largest NHS Foundation Trust which runs the Nor...
Monday 21st September 2020 09:22
NHS Reservist scheme launches in Norfolk and WaveneyNews
Today the NHS in Norfolk and Waveney launches a pilot as part of a national campaign to invite former health workers back into the system. NHS Reservi...
Thursday 17th September 2020 10:27
NNUH joins PHE Covid-19 immunity studyNews
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has joined Public Health England’s national study investigating Covid-19 immunity. The SIREN (SAR...
Wednesday 16th September 2020 09:01
Lord-Lieutenant opens NNUH new ward blockNews
Lord-Lieutenant of Norfolk Lady Philippa Dannatt MBE has officially opened level one of our new £14m, 100-bed ward block – the new Acute...
Tuesday 15th September 2020 10:48
Stay at home if you have Covid-19 symptomsNews
If you or someone in your household has coronavirus symptoms, stay at home and book a test. Please do not visit an Emergency Department, walk-in centr...
Monday 14th September 2020 09:47
Norfolk Centre for Interventional Radiology sees major artworks installedNews
Giant artwork by Norfolk artist Beverley Coraldean, has been installed in the NNUH’s £7m Norfolk Centre for Interventional Radiology (NCIR),...
Sunday 13th September 2020 09:00
World Sepsis Day blogNews
What is sepsis and what happens to the body when someone has sepsis? Sepsis is a medical emergency and should be considered in any person who might ha...
Tuesday 8th September 2020 09:52
NNUH marks Organ Donor Week 2020News
Today NNUH marks the start of Organ Donor Week 2020 by paying tribute to all the people who have made organ donations in the last year. In the last 12...
Monday 7th September 2020 14:03
NNUH AGM focus: You decideNews
This year the focus for the AGM at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals (NNUH) will be chosen by the public. Patients, families, carers and st...
Monday 7th September 2020 08:05
Blog: Supporting families through the organ donation processNews
What is the role of the specialist nurse for organ donation in the hospital? Our role is to fully assess patients referred to us potential organ donor...
Sunday 6th September 2020 08:00
Spotlight on: Neurology Specialist Headache NurseNews
To mark Migraine Awareness Week (6-12 September) we spoke to Lisa Sant, Neurology Specialist Headache Nurse in the Migraine and Headache Disorders Ser...
Tuesday 1st September 2020 10:53
Bowel cancer, urology and plastic surgeons at NNUH join forces to perform complex robotic pelvic operationNews
A multi-disciplinary team of surgeons at NNUH have performed a major pelvic surgical procedure using robotic surgery. Using robotic technology, the su...