A multi-million pound new urgent care centre (UCC) could be approved for Ipswich Hospital in the next “few weeks” to improve standards for patients by lowering demands on its under-pressure A&E department.
A Suffolk doctor who raised concerns too many patients’ blood tests were being rejected has welcomed recent improvements in the service but said the problem had already caused a “massive waste of money”.
There has been a lot of talk lately about hygge; the lifestyle phenomenon from Denmark that is credited with the country’s reputation as one of the happiest in the world. But how do we embrace the concept in Suffolk?
A Suffolk laboratory rejected more than 1,000 medical blood tests in just one week, forcing patients with potentially life-threatening illnesses to provide samples on as many as three occasions, according to reports.