Hospital welcomes patients to Community Diagnostic Centre in Barnsley town centre

In April Barnsley Hospital opened the doors to its pioneering Community Diagnostic Centre (CDC) in the town centre’s Glass Works. At that time the centre offered phlebotomy and ultrasound diagnostic services, which were later joined by breast screening in May and plain film x-ray services in early June. Barnsley’s CDC is the first of its […]

Doctor puts Barnsley Hospital on the map

Dr Steve Lobaz, Consultant in Anaesthetics & Intensive Care Medicine, has literally put Barnsley on the map – after sharing his expertise at an international working group on Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) run by Baxter International. Barnsley Hospital appeared on a map on the agenda for the Virtual Clinical Summit about persistent Acute Kidney Injury […]

Award-winning student helps Barnsley dementia care

A student from the University of Sheffield who won a national nursing award is using her expertise to help Barnsley dementia patients. Emma Peet was recently named the Student Nursing Times Student Nurse or Midwife of the Year for Clinical Research. She won the national award for her research into how hospitals, and other acute […]

Coming for your Medical Imaging appointment: FAQs

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we introduced measures to significantly reduce the number of patients attending the hospital for non-urgent appointments and investigations in order to comply with Government instructions for people to leave their homes only for essential reasons. We introduced telephone and video outpatient consultations and off-site phlebotomy appointments, but some appointments were cancelled […]

Coming to your outpatient appointment: FAQs

We have put together a list of FAQ’s regarding attending outpatient appointments at Barnsley Hospital. Please read these before attending the hospital for an appointment.

Barnsley Hospital shortlisted for 2022 Parliamentary Awards

Barnsley Hospital has been named as a ‘regional champion’ in this year’s Parliamentary Awards for its oxygen management process during Covid-19. The submission was shortlisted from 700 other entries. Regional champions have been selected by panels of senior regional NHS representatives for their dedication to the health service and to people they care for in their communities. […]

Getting help with the rising cost of living

Financial support for households Many people experience financial difficulties for different reasons and might not realise they’re entitled to help. The significant rise in the cost of living is a concern for everyone, and we’re doing what we can to offer help and support. You might be able to get help and advice to make […]

NHS National Sustainability Day 2022

The 8th of June marks the annual NHS Sustainability Day, which is about celebrating the importance of sustainable development within our national health services. The day allows for NHS professionals and organisations to showcase how they are driving sustainability whilst celebrating their achievements and engaging with staff and patients. Here In Barnsley we have made […]