We Are In The News

Here’s a taste of some of the news from NCH&C...

29th January 2020

Norfolk and Waveney becomes one of seven ‘accelerator sites’ for Ageing Well

Expert rapid response teams will be on hand within two hours to help support older people to remain well at home and avoid hospital admissions in the Norfolk and Waveney area.

26th January 2020

National Apprenticeship Week 2020

We'll be talking to our past and present apprentices about their experiences and how it has fired up their career plus showing you how to become an apprentice of the future at NCH&C.

21st January 2020

Community Nurse jobs in Norwich

Alder Ward at Norwich Community Hospital is recruiting registered Band 5 Nurses who have the enthusiasm to make a real difference to people's lives. We have full, part-time and bank posts an available.

15th January 2020

Learning about ReSPECT

Did you know that ReSPECT is launching in Norfolk and Waveney in March this year? Find out more at the launch event on Monday 3 February.

14th January 2020

International Year of the Nurse and Midwife

2020 is Florence Nightingale’s bicentennial year and has been designated by World Health Organisation as the first ever international Year of the Nurse and Midwife.

6th January 2020

Community nursing jobs

If you have ever thought about becoming a nurse - now is the time as we celebrate #YearOfTheNurseAndMidwife. Find out more about our community nurse vacancies across the county.

3rd January 2020

Happy New Year! Anna celebrates MBE announcement

Anna Morgan is to be awarded an MBE for services to nursing and her work on NCH&C's Outstanding CQC rating

25th December 2019

Thank you to all our staff this Christmas

It's the final day of our Community Christmas Countdown and we're saying a really big thank you to all our staff

24th December 2019

NCH&C welcomes Community Dietetics service

Day Six of our Community Christmas Countdown and we're looking back to earlier this month when 25 Community Dietetics staff joined NCH&C.

23rd December 2019

Growing our own talent at NCH&C

We welcomed over 100 new apprentices this year as part of our commitment to growing our own.

22nd December 2019

NCH&C wins extended High Intensity User Service contract

Day Four of Community Christmas Countdown and we're celebrating the announcement from July that we had been awarded the extended High Intensity Users Service contract.

21st December 2019

NCH&C Nurses Scoop Top Award

We were thrilled that NCH&C colleagues Rosy Watson and Kirstie Sainsbury-Logan were awarded the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse in July.

20th December 2019

100 years of LD Nursing

Day Two of Community Christmas Countdown: we said thanks to our LD Nurses in recognition of 100 years of LD Nursing

19th December 2019

REACH Awards 2019

Celebrating another year of outstanding community health and care - starting today with a look back at the Reach Awards 2019

9th December 2019

Merry Christmas!

To all our staff and patients

29th November 2019

NCH&C on BBC Radio Norfolk

Sisters talk about how flu affected their family.

28th November 2019

Join us at Alder Ward

If one of the wishes on your Christmas list this year is a new job working for an outstanding trust, then Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) may be able to make your wish come true!

3rd November 2019

Occupational Therapy Week 2019

It's Occupational Therapy Week and we're saying thanks to all our OTs.

31st October 2019

NCH&C used as national case study

How has NCH&C improved staff engagement despite being a trust that is geographically spread over more than 2000 sq miles?

17th October 2019

“Being a physio has given me a huge amount of opportunities”

Laura Clear, Interim Director of Community Health and Social Care Operations at NCH&C, talks about the skills she gained as an AHP earlier in her career.

14th October 2019

Thanks to our Allied Health Professionals

NCH&C marks annual #AHPsDay.

7th October 2019

An Outstanding year at NCH&C

Staff and the public join us for our AGM at The Forum, Norwich.

7th October 2019

World Patient Safety Day

NCH&C raises awareness of patient safety and its commitment to making healthcare safer.

7th October 2019

“I look forward to coming to work each day”

Lorna tells us about her experience as a Trainee Nursing Associate (TNA) at NCH&C.

7th October 2019

New Director of Nursing and Quality

We are really pleased to have Carolyn Fowler join us as Director of Nursing and Quality. Carolyn has filled Anna Morgan’s role whilst she is on secondment to the STP for two years.

7th October 2019

NCH&C Nurse scoops top award

Rosy Watson, Community Matron at NCH&C, has been awarded the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse.

9th July 2019

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12th June 2019

100 years of LD Nursing

Josie Spencer says thanks to our Disability Nurses at a special lunch

11th June 2019

Aviva helps celebrate volunteers at NCH&C

NCH&C hosts celebration to say thanks to its volunteers

4th June 2019

Return to nursing

Your nursing skills and experience are needed more than ever before. There has never been a better time to return to nursing and it's easier than you might think.

29th May 2019

Still time to apply for apprenticeships in North Norfolk and South Norfolk

Apprenticeship applications close next week - so be quick!

21st May 2019

Our clinical apprenticeship applications are live!

Find out how to start your Outstanding career in community health and care

13th May 2019

NCH&C says #ThankYouNurses

NCH&C has been showing appreciation to its nursing staff on International Nurses Day by showcasing the difference they make to the health and well-being of local patients.

25th April 2019

Clinical Apprenticeship Open Days throughout May

We’re holding Clinical Apprenticeship Open Days throughout May across Norfolk to enable anyone interested in starting a career in healthcare to come and find out more about our apprenticeships.

26th March 2019

Outstanding Community Trust reveals positive staff survey results

Results from the national 2018 NHS staff survey have been published and show just how much there is to be proud of at NCH&C.

12th March 2019

NCH&C celebrates outstanding staff who REACH for the stars

We held our Recognition of Excellence and Achievement in Community Healthcare (REACH) Awards on Thursday 7 March, to recognise the dedication, skill and commitment our staff show to patients and colleagues across Norfolk and Suffolk.

23rd November 2018

Norfolk’s Community Trust gains recognition at Prestigious National Awards

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) is celebrating after being ‘highly commended’ for two Health Service Journal (HSJ) Awards at a glittering ceremony, held on Wednesday 22 November at the InterContinental London O2.

15th November 2018

Norfolk palliative care centre scores highly again in national survey

The Priscilla Bacon Centre, a specialist palliative care unit in Norwich, run by Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) has once again been rated highly by relatives in a recent survey about the care their loved ones received.

3rd November 2018

Norfolk’s community health care trust wins additional funding for pioneering Mobile Community Working Project

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) has been awarded additional funding from Eastern Academic Health Science Network (EAHSN) for continuing to improve access to patient records for clinicians by implementing a TPP Mobile Application.

15th August 2018

NHS teams celebrate 10th Norwich Pride

NHS teams from Norfolk, supported by the Royal College of Nursing and Unison, joined the 10th Norwich Pride parade on Saturday 28th July 2018.

16th June 2018

Health Trust celebrates national first in “outstanding” rating

Staff at Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust are celebrating today after being awarded an “outstanding” rating for their care – a first for a standalone NHS community Trust in England.

3rd June 2018

Volunteering is a work of heart

Over 100 volunteers from Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) attended a picnic at Norwich Cathedral to celebrate their dedicated service and achievements.