New service for common eye problems

People with everyday eye problems such as sore eyes or red eyes are encouraged to make use of the free service. The Barnsley minor eye conditions service assesses and treats people with every day eye problems through specialists at opticians across Barnsley. It is a free service, which is funded by NHS Barnsley Clinical Commissioning […]

Don’t lie down if you’re fit2sit

We’re backing the #Fit2Sit campaign which aims to put an end to patients lying down on trolleys and stretchers if they are well enough to sit or stand.

Fraudsters targeting NHS suppliers

Our Trust has not been affected and we would like to keep it that way. We protect our suppliers through our rigorous procurement procedures.

Hospital praised as visitor-friendly in Carers’ Week

Barnsley Hospital was praised this week – Carers’ Week (11-17 June) – for its compassionate treatment of visitors as well as patients. The organisation John’s Campaign, which campaigns for carers of dementia sufferers to have more visitor rights in hospitals, said Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust was one of its early supporters. John’s Campaign aims […]

Understanding and improving the maternity experience across Barnsley

Maternity experience workshop Wednesday, 4 July. 9.30am – 12.30pm Holiday Inn, Barnsley Road, Dodworth, S75 3JT Join us for an interactive workshop to improve user experience with maternity services. Focus: Treating women and families with dignity, compassion and respect Identify: What needs to change? Why it matters? How can we do this? Method: Highly interactive, lively, […]

Heart Awards 2018 – Winners

Well done to all our winners and finalists from a list of almost 200 nominations – testament to all the great work staff and volunteers do every day across the hospital.