Barnsley Hospital team makes shortlist in national award scheme

Barnsley Hospital’s Security and Emergency Resilience Team is celebrating after being shortlisted in two categories of a prestigious national award scheme. The team has made the final cut in the National Personal Safety Awards 2014, run by the Suzy Lamplugh Trust and supported by NHS Protect, for the work it has done in protecting hospital […]

Barnsley babies and children to be remembered at special service

On Sunday 12 October Barnsley Hospital is holding a special memorial service for families who have lost a baby or child at any time during or after pregnancy. The service will be held in the hospital chapel from 2pm and will last approximately one hour. The service is open to all family members and friends […]

Hospital thanks volunteer for 35 years service

Last week Barnsley Hospital held its annual volunteers celebration event where the hard work of volunteers was recognised and celebrated. On the night long service awards were presented to volunteers who have served for 10 years and more. One of the longest serving volunteers at the hospital, Kevin Cole, received an award for a fantastic […]

Vocational Training at Barnsley Hospital – Apprenticeships in Business Administration

Are you aged 16 to 18, buzzing with enthusiasm and with a keen desire to start an exciting new career in Business Administration in the NHS, learning new skills and gaining knowledge in the workplace whilst achieving a nationally recognised Apprenticeship qualification?  Do you have a passion for learning and the motivation to succeed?  If […]

New Contact Centre

Barnsley Hospital has recently opened a new 24-hour Contact Centre that will serve as a one-stop shop for all patient enquiries, outpatient appointments and a centralisation of internal help desk functions. Please be aware that when you call the Contact Centre, your calls will be recorded for training and monitoring purposes only. The contact numbers […]

Barnsley Hospital to hold stoma care open day

Barnsley Hospital’s stoma care team are hosting an open day for patients and families at The Fairway Hotel, Dodworth, Barnsley on Thursday 25 September, between 10am – 2pm. This is a great opportunity for those with a stoma to get together with those in the same situation and to gain information and advice. People will […]

Anaesthetic Sponsored Cycle

Our Consultant Anaesthetist, Cris Swinhoe, is attempting to ‘virtually’ cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats, peddling an impressive 874 miles. The bike ride is part of the Anaesthetic Department’s fundraising activities that will take place the week commencing 15 September and aims to raise funds for new equipment in the department. Anaesthetics play an essential part in the everyday  […]

Barnsley Hospital Charity launches the Tiny Hearts Appeal

Barnsley Hospital Charity has launched the Tiny Hearts Appeal, which aims to raise £1 million over the next two years to help fund a brand new Special Care Baby Unit at the hospital. The new unit aims to provide an even better standard of care for all the special care babies and the most comfortable […]