Audiology & request for batteries – COVID-19 Update

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the need for social distancing, the Audiology department is working differently from normal at the moment. We ask that you if you have a problem with your hearing aids that you call first. We can then provide advice, ask you to post your hearing aids in to us for […]

Quit smoking this Stoptober

Stopping smoking is one of the best things you’ll ever do for your health, and in the Covid pandemic, it’s more important than ever. If you smoke, you generally have an increased risk of respiratory infection and of more severe symptoms once infected. People across Barnsley have signed up for Stoptober – the 28-day stop […]

Barnsley Hospital News for winter 2020 – out now!

Like everything we do these days, unpredictability is par for the course. But you can rely on Barnsley Hospital News – and the latest edition is out now. As we head into winter and Tier 3 Covid restrictions, we’ve put together a whole package of useful info. You can learn how to tell the difference […]

Building works to affect access to ambulance bays and drop off zones

From the early hours of Wednesday 21st October, there will be some changes to way the ambulances will be operating. This is to facilitate the construction of the new ambulance canopy and there will be some diversions in place. The work to construct the ambulance canopy will take seven consecutive days and will also affect […]

Covid-19: Are You OK? A pledge to our wonderful staff

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust supports the principles of the Nursing Times Covid-19: Are You OK? campaign. This means we recognise the often-distressing nature of caring for patients with Covid-19, particularly when patients numbers are high and resources are stretched. We also recognise the potential negative impact on the mental health and wellbeing of nurses […]

Help us choose the name of our new CAMHS Room

Barnsley Hospital are developing a new Children’s Emergency Department and Assessment Unit and we have been engaging with the Young People of Barnsley on things like the design of the department, signage and information and the environment. We wanted to know what we should call the Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) room that will […]

(01/10/2020) Board of Directors meeting video replay

In view of the current coronavirus pandemic the Board of Directors has taken the decision the Thursday 1 October 2020 Public Board meeting will not be held in public in order to follow governmental advice regarding social distancing.   You can watch a replay of the meeting below or on our YouTube Channel. The video […]