National recognition provides bright spark

Energy team turn on the style to take home award. Barnsley Hospital have won a prestigious gong at this year’s Public Sector Sustainability Awards at the ExCel Arena  in London. The Trust scooped the “Most Sustainable Public Sector Organisation” in Health/NHS category presented by Lord Redesdale. Energy & Sustainability Manager Mohammed Sajard paid testament to […]

Public consultation event for Hyper Acute Stroke and Children’s Anaesthesia proposals

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 first in a series of public consultations regarding Hyper Acute Stroke and Children’s Anaesthesia proposals is this Thursday from 6pm to 8pm at The […]

Help us keep patients safe from norovirus

People planning to visit hospitals and other healthcare facilities are being reminded not to visit if they have experienced any symptoms of Norovirus.  Norovirus, sometimes known as the winter vomiting bug, is the most common stomach bug in the UK and causes symptoms of vomiting and diarrhoea. It is highly contagious, meaning that only a […]

Developing leaders of the future here at Barnsley Hospital

We’ve launched two new courses to develop and strengthen the leadership talents of our staff. The Talent Management Programme includes the Aspiring Talent and Ascending Talent courses. Both courses aim to help staff from any area or profession in the organisation enhance their leadership skills. They also provide them practical experience in delivering projects to make improvements for staff and patients. The […]

The Reds visit screening unit for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Barnsley FC has paid a visit to their local breast screening unit to show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Reds players, Sam Winnall and Marley Watkins visited the breast screening unit at Barnsley Hospital where they met the screening team and had a tour of the unit. The visit was an opportunity for […]

Barnsley Hospital nurse joins ill children on a holiday of a lifetime

A nurse from Barnsley Hospital is helping sick children have the trip of a lifetime by volunteering as an escort on a special trip to Florida. The trip runs through Dreamflight – a UK charity that takes children with a serious illness or disability, without their parents, on the holiday of a lifetime to Orlando. This […]