Visiting patients at Barnsley Hospital

Due to the rise in cases of coronavirus in the community, non-essential visiting is to be suspended at Barnsley Hospital, with effect from midnight of Wednesday 14 October 2020

Hospital opens new children’s emergency department and assessment unit

Barnsley Hospital has opened its doors to a new £3million Children’s Emergency Department and Assessment Unit – a state-of-the-art facility developed in the midst of the pandemic. The new dedicated unit was opened with a safe and socially distanced ribbon-cutting ceremony by hospital Chief Executive Dr Richard Jenkins. The unit provides wraparound care for young […]

The tragic passing of Harshad Patel

The hospital is sorry to report the very sad news that Harshad Patel, one of our Governors, tragically passed away over the weekend. Harshad had already served three years as a highly respected and valued Governor and had very recently been re-elected by the membership to serve a further three-year term. A retired secondary school […]