Listen Up!

Barnsley Hospital are giving hearing aid users the chance to find out what works best for them with a Q&A session on Wednesday 10 May 2017, 2 – 4pm. Traditional hearing aids are not always the most effective solution for hearing loss where the ears suffer from discharge and some users may experience problems wearing […]

Tour de Yorkshire this weekend – make sure you have time to travel

The third edition of the Tour De Yorkshire  takes place between 28 – 30 April 2017.  It encompasses all four corners of the country and takes in Yorkshire’s two UNESCO World Heritage sites at Fountains Abbey and Saltaire.   Stage 3 of the race starts in Bradford and finishes in Fox Valley, Sheffield after travelling close […]

Energy and sustainability Recognition

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust’s Energy and Sustainability Department has been officially recognised for its “Excellence in sustainability reporting” by Public Health England’s Sustainable Development Unit (SDU). This is the latest feather in the cap for the Trust who were awarded accolades in 2016 as winners of the “Most sustainable public sector organisation in NHS” […]

Training underway to improve safety of maternity services in England

Barnsley Hospital’s maternity unit has received important funding which will support the ambition of making NHS maternity services among the safest in the world; reducing the number of stillbirths, neonatal deaths, maternal deaths and brain injuries that occur during or soon after birth by 20% by 2020 and by 50% by 2030. The Trust is […]

Hospital Successfully Installs IT System Upgrade

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has successfully installed an upgraded IT system in our Emergency Department and Acute Medical Unit as proposed last week. The switch is an eagerly anticipated step by the Trust which allows us to operate more efficiently by using a single clinical system for patient flow and has been implemented after […]

New Interim Chief Executive at the helm at Barnsley Hospital

  Barnsley Hospital has this week welcomed a new interim Chief Executive, Dr Richard Jenkins, following on from the departure of previous leader, Diane Wake, last month. Richard became the Trust’s Medical Director and Deputy Chief Executive in January 2015. He has practised medicine for over 20 years, becoming a consultant in 2002 specialising in […]