NHS bosses were accused of ‘faking the numbers’ by the head of Norfolk County Council’s adult social care committee, who said the council was being unfairly blamed for delayed transfers of care from hospital.
A Norwich woman in her 30s who left university to care for her doctor father when he developed a genetic form of Alzheimer’s has spoken candidly of the life-changing moment medics told her she too will develop dementia within the next 10 years.
Based in Norwich, Geraldine keeps an eye on developments in health affecting people in Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire. This includes news from the region’s hospitals, clinical commissioning groups, and other areas of the NHS.
She also covers personal stories of the public’s experience with health and wellbeing, including mental health.