News - March / 2021
Wednesday 31st March 2021 11:11
International Transgender Day of Visibility: Mx Han J A Gillies blogNews
Hello, my name is Mx Han J A Gillies. I am the Admin and Clerical Team Lead for Radiology at NNUH and I am transgender. For those of you who ma...
Wednesday 31st March 2021 09:32
New Partnership Agreement for Year in Industry placements between NNUH and UEANews
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has entered into a new employability partnering agreement with the Norwich Business ...
Monday 29th March 2021 10:58
Inspiring the next generation of surgical ward recruitsNews
A virtual tour of the NNUH’s emergency and urgent care surgical units has been launched to inspire young people into NHS careers. The Surgical Ambul...
Wednesday 24th March 2021 10:15
Achievement for specialist pleural nurseNews
A specialist nurse at NNUH has become the first in the region to carry out a procedure that helps patients with pleural disease to manage their sympto...
Tuesday 23rd March 2021 09:37
New drug offers hope for cancer patientsNews
A new drug to help prolong the life of patients with ovarian cancer is being offered at NNUH. The news comes as we mark Ovarian Cancer Awareness month...
Thursday 18th March 2021 11:24
N&N Hospitals Charity provides disposable prayer Muslim matsNews
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital Chapel has taken delivery of disposable prayer mats for use by Trust Muslim staff. Throughout the last yea...
Wednesday 17th March 2021 10:41
Children's Diabetes check-up service opens in CromerNews
Thanks to NNUH Specialist Children’s Diabetes Nurses and the Cromer outpatient team, families living in and around Cromer will no longer have to tra...
Wednesday 17th March 2021 10:34
Cromer Minor Injuries Unit set to reopen on 29 MarchNews
Cromer Minor Injuries Unit is set to reopen on Monday 29 March as part of the restoration of services at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals ...
Wednesday 17th March 2021 10:12
Play specialist workshops go virtualNews
Having a blood sample taken can be traumatic enough for adults, but for children it can be doubly stressful, sometimes leading to a lifetime of anxiet...
Tuesday 16th March 2021 12:08
NNUH Virtual Ward helps patients recover at homeNews
The NNUH Virtual Ward has launched to enable patients to continue their recovery from Covid-19 at home while being carefully monitored remotely. The V...
Monday 15th March 2021 09:12
Blog: NNUH Head of Sleep Medicine discusses CovinsomniaNews
Dr Philippe Grunstein, Head of Sleep Medicine at NNUH, discusses Covid nightmares and insomnia. The coronavirus pandemic has brought a collective trau...
Thursday 11th March 2021 09:39
Work begins on new NNUH ambulatory procedures unitNews
Work has started on a £2.9m walk-in day procedure unit at NNUH as part of the trust’s building improvement programme. The project will see c...
Wednesday 10th March 2021 14:30
Meet our Healthcare Scientists this HealthCare Science WeekNews
We’re celebrating Healthcare Science week by highlighting the work of our 500 Healthcare Scientists across the Trust. They’re some of the unsung h...
Tuesday 9th March 2021 10:24
Staff set for charity head shave for breast cancer appealNews
Two NNUH staff members will be marking April Fool’s Day by cutting their hair off to raise money for the Norfolk and Norwich Hospitals Charity. Seni...
Monday 8th March 2021 10:51
Urology surgery school goes virtual to help prostate cancer patientsNews
A ‘surgery school’ has gone virtual to help provide extra support to prostate cancer patients ahead of planned surgery at NNUH. A project by the u...