About Barnsley Hospital

Barnsley Hospital is a foundation trust – which means local people have a say in helping shape our future.

Barnsley Hospital is among the leading NHS trusts in the country.

The 500+ bed hospital was built in the 1970s and serves a population of over a quarter of a million people in the Barnsley area.

Today, it continues to provide a full range of district hospital services to the local community and surrounding area. These included emergency department services, outpatient clinics, inpatient services, and maternity and children’s services. We also provide a number of specialised services, including cancer and surgical services, in conjunction with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.

Last year, it cared for more than 61,000 patients in the hospital, saw 268,000 in clinic appointments and treated 78,000 in the emergency department. It is renowned for its friendly culture, and convenient location.

You can find out more about the services and healthcare you can expect from Barnsley Hospital in the patients and visitors section of this website.

The outpatient department is situated next to the main entrance and can be accessed by escalator or lift.

For more information, contact us.