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Campaigners demand 24-hour urgent care

Campaigners demand 24-hour urgent care

Campaigners demand 24-hour urgent care

More than 60 people assembled over the weekend to take part in a demonstration calling for 24-hour urgent care.


Event enlightens the public on the reality of living with dementia

Event enlightens the public on the reality of living with dementia

Event enlightens the public on the reality of living with dementia

A Bingham care home held a drop-in session to help members of the community learn more about the reality of dementia.


New outdoor fitness space officially opened

New outdoor fitness space officially opened

New outdoor fitness space officially opened

Fitness enthusiasts will now be able to benefit from a new outdoor gym space in Newark.


Sister trio recognised for their volunteering passion

Sister trio recognised for their volunteering passion

Sister trio recognised for their volunteering passion

Three sisters who dedicated their free time to supporting patients at a hospital highlight the benefits of volunteering.


Faster diagnosis to patients with suspected skin cancer available

Faster diagnosis to patients with suspected skin cancer available

Faster diagnosis to patients with suspected skin cancer available

A new service providing patients who have suspected skin cancer with faster diagnosis and treatment has started at Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust.


‘I was told that I could have lost my sight in that eye if it hadn’t been treated then’

‘I was told that I could have lost my sight in that eye if it hadn’t been treated then’

‘I was told that I could have lost my sight in that eye if it hadn’t been treated then’

A trainee optometrist helped save the sight of a patient after she was identified with an extremely rare eye condition.


Hospitals plan to cut agency staff as deficit expected to hit £14million

Hospitals plan to cut agency staff as deficit expected to hit £14million

Hospitals plan to cut agency staff as deficit expected to hit £14million

An NHS trust is looking to become less reliant on agency staff to cut costs as it expects to be £14million in the red over the coming year.

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Ambulance crews lost over 25,000 hours to hospital handover delays in two months

Ambulance crews lost over 25,000 hours to hospital handover delays in two months

Ambulance crews lost over 25,000 hours to hospital handover delays in two months

East Midlands ambulance crews across the region lost more than 25,000 hours due to handover delays at hospitals in the space of two months.


Mental health response vehicles introduced to ‘reduce inappropriate ambulance use’

Mental health response vehicles introduced to ‘reduce inappropriate ambulance use’

Mental health response vehicles introduced to ‘reduce inappropriate ambulance use’

Dedicated vehicles will be used to respond to mental health crisis calls in a bid to reduce ‘inappropriate’ ambulance use.


‘Our NHS can’t cope — our voices need to be heard on the hospital’

‘Our NHS can’t cope — our voices need to be heard on the hospital’

‘Our NHS can’t cope — our voices need to be heard on the hospital’

Campaigners will hold a march in a bid to demand 24-hour urgent care.

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Campaign group puts spotlight on our most polluted streets

Campaign group puts spotlight on our most polluted streets

Campaign group puts spotlight on our most polluted streets

Residents have been encouraged to reduce their emissions after a campaign group highlighted the town’s most polluted streets.

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New defibrillator now up and running

New defibrillator now up and running

New defibrillator now up and running

A new defibrillator has been installed by the district council as part of its commitment to community safety.


‘It has been eye-opening to learn how common this cancer is - don’t put off getting checked out’

‘It has been eye-opening to learn how common this cancer is - don’t put off getting checked out’

‘It has been eye-opening to learn how common this cancer is - don’t put off getting checked out’

A professional master of ceremonies who was diagnosed with cancer is urging men to put aside their embarrassment and get a routine health check.


Public meeting about county’s new and first community diagnostic centre

Public meeting about county’s new and first community diagnostic centre

Public meeting about county’s new and first community diagnostic centre

The public is being invited to learn more about the project that will bring thousands more health checks to Nottinghamshire.

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