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

14th October 2019

NCH&C says a special thanks to its Allied Health Professionals on #AHPsDay

NCH&C is saying a very special thank you to all its Allied Health Professionals today, as the organisation marks the second annual Allied Health Professions (AHPs) Day. The day has been set up as a social movement to recognise the contribution of AHPs to patient care and population health, and a chance to get to know and celebrate the skills and achievements of AHPs. 

7th October 2019

Celebrating an Outstanding year at NCH&C

Our AGM was held on Thursday 26 September at The Forum in Norwich and we were delighted that so many staff and other guests came along. Staff unable to make it to The Forum were able to join us from other venues across the trust via video link and this year, for the first time, were also able to watch the AGM live from their desks using Teams.

7th October 2019

NCH&C celebrates World Patient Safety Day

Tuesday 17 September was the first ever World Patient Safety Day. Organised by the World Health Organisation (WHO), its aim is to raise awareness of patient safety and to urge people to show their commitment to making healthcare safer.

7th October 2019

“I look forward to coming to work each day”

Trainee Nursing Associates (TNAs) were introduced by the Norfolk and Waveney Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) as part of a national programme which aims to find innovative ways to address staffing challenges within health and social care. Lorna tells us about her experience as a 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. Rosy attended a ceremony in London in June to collect her award from community nursing charity the Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI). The title is bestowed upon nurses who have shown outstanding commitment to delivering high standards of patient care, as well as support and leadership to their colleagues.

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.