Hospitals across our region say they are getting back to normal after a massive cyber attack disabled their computers.Read the full story ›
The head of the UK's cyber-security agency says experts are "working round the clock" to restore NHS systems in the East.Read the full story ›
The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said warnings to renew cyber protection in the NHS were ignored.Read the full story ›
Colchester Hospital has warned patients will continue to face delays and cancelations to appointments because of the cyber attack.Read the full story ›
Appointments at the James Paget University Hopsital in Gorleston have been cancelled this weekend after it was hit by a large-scale cyber attack.
Around 40 hospitals nationally and 74 countries have reportedly been targeted.
James Paget has apologised for the inconvenience caused to patients and have tried to contact as many affected as possible.
For info - All appointments (clinic or surgical) booked for this weekend at JPUH are cancelled due to the IT issues we are experiencing
Kettering General hospital has taken the decision to close down all external IT systems following the NHS cyber attack.
The hospital issued a statement on it's website saying; "In order to maintain patient safety, confidentiality and he functioning of our systems across the county system leaders have taken the decision to close down all external IT systems, including email, websites etc.
"We would ask that patients do not attend A & E or other emergency services unless it is a real emergency."
The hospital says they are not planning to cancel scheduled appointments next week and apologised that systems will be slower than usual.
IT systems are down at up to 40 NHS trusts across England and Scotland.Read the full story ›
A number of hospitals in the Anglia region have confirmed they have been affected by a suspected cyber attack on the NHS.Read the full story ›
A spokesman for Hertfordshire Police has confirmed it has been made aware of "an incident involving hospitals in Hertfordshire".
"We are monitoring the situation and will work with the hospital trust(s) to assist where required.
"It is too early to comment on specific details of what has happened at this stage however any possible criminal activity will be investigated."
Lister Hospital is thought to have been affected by a major cyber attack on the NHS.
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is believed to be among a number of hospital trusts and GP groups around England that have reported problems.
The suspected attack is thought to have affected phone lines with some sites urging people not to go to A&E while they try to deal with the issue.