New Lead Governor for Barnsley Hospital

A new lead governor has been appointed for Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Annie Moody, Public Governor, was elected by the Council of Governors and commenced her new post at the start of January 2017. Annie, who has been a Public Governor since January 2015, takes over from Joe Unsworth who stepped down after eight […]

Deadline extended for public consultations

Commissioners made a decision on Wednesday 28 June 2017 to change the way some children’s surgery and anaesthesia services are provided across South and Mid Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire. Read more here The current consultations for hyper acute stroke and children’s surgery and anaesthesia in South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire were due to close on […]

Research and Development grant success

Barnsley Hospital’s Research and Development department are to embark on a six month research project looking into the information and communication needs of patients, family and staff in the Emergency Department, after obtaining a funding grant from The General Nursing Council Trust. Researcher Dr Joanna Blackburn and Head of Research and Development Emma Goodwin coordinated […]

Barnsley Breast Imaging Service and Fujifilm Build Exceptional Relationship

  Barnsley Breast Imaging Service (BIS) and Fujifilm have worked together to overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles and have forged an exceptional partnership. Having encountered a unique and challenging problem in late 2014 following electrical engineering works carried out in the basement below the department, service suffered and performance declined with regular breaches of national targets. […]