ⓘ Healthcare in Suffolk

                                     

ⓘ Healthcare in Suffolk

From 1947 to 1965 NHS services in Suffolk were managed by the East Anglian Regional Hospital Boards. In 1974 the Boards were abolished and replaced by Regional Health Authorities. Suffolk came under the East Anglian RHA. There was a Suffolk Area Health Authority from 1974 until 1982: There were two District Authorities: East and West Suffolk. in 1993 these were combined. Regional Health Authorities were reorganised and renamed Strategic Health Authorities in 2002. Suffolk was under the Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire SHA. In 2006 regions were again reorganised and Suffolk came under NHS East of England until that was abolished in 2013. There was one Primary Care Trust for the county.