Planned Investigation Unit

The planned investigation unit (PIU) caters for patients who are undergoing planned surgical procedures and investigations, and also admits patients requiring acute and surgical intervention.

Three surgeons at work.

Healthcare provided

The PIU is not an inpatient area; it caters for patients on a day-case basis.

These investigations or treatments include :

  • gastroenterology
  • cardiology
  • rheumatology
  • respiratory
  • endocrinology
  • radiological procedures that require a period of recovery

On occasion the unit also cares for patients from other specialities.

Get in touch

Call the PIU Co-ordinators on
01226 435676
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm

For all other queries call
01226 431659
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Accessibility and travel information

Visit the AccessAble website for accessibility information and directions for visiting the Planned Investigation Unit at Barnsley Hospital.