Our Endoscopy service celebrate another year of top-level accreditation

A huge well done to everyone involved in submitting evidence to the Joint Advisory Group on GI Endoscopy which has resulted in a renewal of our Endoscopy service’s JAG accreditation. JAG accreditation means that patients can have increased confidence in their endoscopy service and be assured of the same quality of care no matter where […]

Help us to improve Barnsley Maternity Services

Are you Black, Asian or belong to an Ethnic Minority Group? NHS Maternity Services, Maternity Voices Partnership, Clinical Commissioning Group and Barnsley Together Forum would love to hear from any Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) mothers who have had a baby in the Barnsley area in the last year, or will soon have a […]

Shielded patients list – latest guidance

Important information – Scam calls We have been made aware of scam calls where vaccination appointments, shielding letters, testing or track and trace for COVID-19 are being used as a way of getting personal information. Before you give away any personal information, verify who you are talking to or talk to someone you trust. Con […]

Sheffield Arena opens as NHS COVID-19 vaccination centre

Husband and wife, Colin (aged 78) and Rita (aged 79) Moss from Barnsley were among the first people to get their COVID-19 vaccination at the new NHS Vaccination Centre within Sheffield Arena when it opened at 10am on Monday 25 January 2021. The Arena venue is in addition to over 30 primary care sites across the […]

Brand new children’s Ward unveiled

The tape has been cut on a brand new children’s ward which has been unveiled at Barnsley Hospital. The occasion was marked with a jovial atmosphere and celebratory balloons to welcome the patients moving across. The patients coming into the upgraded facility will benefit from new features designed and specified in collaboration with patients. These […]