Development of Barnsley’s Community Diagnostic Centre nears completion

Barnsley Hospital is set to bring a new community diagnostic centre to The Glass Works this spring. The new facility will include diagnostic services like Ultrasound, X-Ray, Breast Screening, Phlebotomy and Bone Density scanning. Located in the heart of Barnsley and aims to help improve access for patients, reduce waiting times for diagnostic services, and […]

Global Recycling Day marks Barnsley Hospitals ambitious Green Plan Launch

Marking Global Recycling Day 2022, Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has launched its ambitious Green Plan this March. The Plan details the actions the Trust will take to reduce its impact on the environment for the next five-years. This is our first step towards assisting in achieving the NHS carbon net-zero target by 2040. Barnsley […]

Gender Pay Gap Report – 2021

All UK employers have a legal requirement to publish their gender pay data annually. The gender pay gap calculation is based on the average hourly rate paid to men and women. It makes use of two types of averages – a mean average, and a median average. The mean is the average hourly rate, and […]

Election of Governors 2022 – Notice of Election

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Council of Governors Election Notice is hereby given that elections will be held for the Council of Governors for Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Elections are to be held for the following number of Governors in the following constituencies and classes: Constituency and Class Number of Seats Public – Barnsley […]

‘Pill camera’ reshapes bowel cancer diagnosis in Barnsley

Healthcare Science Week is from March 14-20 – and we’re taking a look at some amazing scientific developments at Barnsley Hospital. Here we have a disposable camera that’s small enough to swallow like a pill yet powerful enough to help rule out bowel cancer – the technology is now being expanded in Barnsley. Part of […]

Covid overseas response brings new skills

Darren Dewhurst is an Emergency Medicine Consultant with 28 years’ experience.  Born in Liverpool, he now lives in Yorkshire, where he works at Barnsley Hospital. As a UK-Med register member on behalf of the UK Emergency Medical Team, Darren helped to deliver Disaster Preparedness training in Myanmar and returned in early December 2021 after six […]

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Strategy 2022-2027

The Trust’s current strategy was developed a few years ago and so earlier this year we started work on developing a new five year strategy. The Covid-19 pandemic has fast-tracked a lot of change for the NHS and has given all NHS organisations a need to reset and refocus their vision for the longer term. […]