News stories

National recognition for Barnsley stroke services

August 18, 2017

The work of staff at our Stroke Rehabilitation Unit in Barnsley is being highlighted as best practice by the Royal…

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Could you be our new Chair?

August 17, 2017

We are seeking a new Chair to lead our strong and stable unitary Board who brings the capability and enthusiasm…

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“I’ll owe you for the rest of my nursing career!” – two stories from our student nurses

August 16, 2017

Kate and Sonia are student nurses at different stages of their training. However one thing they have in common is…

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Certificates of excellence awarded to two wards

August 4, 2017

Two of our wards have received awards for improving patient safety. The Improvement Academy awarded Chantry, a 16-bed unit for…

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We celebrate double award shortlisting success

August 1, 2017

We’ve made the shortlist in two categories of the national Nursing Times awards. Now in their 27th year, the Nursing…

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Volunteer story: “I felt like I finally had something to focus on”

July 31, 2017

Our Insight (early intervention in psychosis) team supports the early identification of psychosis in young people aged 14 – 35….

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Our chairman is retiring – and we have two new non-executive directors

July 28, 2017

We have appointed two new non-executive directors, Angela Monaghan and Kate Quail. Our chairman, Ian Black, announced the appointments along…

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Wakefield memory service accredited for fourth year

July 20, 2017

                    Our Wakefield memory service has been accredited for its high…

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Valued volunteers praised at Pontefract picnic party

July 12, 2017

As a thank you to their volunteers for all their hard work and efforts, our Wakefield and 5 Towns Recovery…

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Mental Health ward gains national accreditation

July 10, 2017

Trinity 2 ward at Fieldhead has been accredited by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. The ward, which cares for adult…

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