Latest news

Monday 9th September 2019

News from our Partners: Missed appointments reducing at local hospitals thanks to text reminder service
Monday 2nd September 2019

Patients at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals (DBTH) are now benefiting from a brand new text reminder service, which helps them to monitor and keep their clinical appointments as well as access service specific information.

News from our partners: £3 million for mental health ‘Promoting Independence Project’
Friday 30th August 2019

People with mental health conditions in the city are to benefit from £3m funding which will focus on their rehabilitation, through the Promoting Independence Project.

News from our partners: Hospital’s Education Programme Shortlisted for National Award
Thursday 29th August 2019

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals (DBTH) has been shortlisted for a prestigious Nursing Times Workforce Award, recognising their supportive and innovative preceptorship offer.

News from our Partners: Hundreds of health and social care careers showcased to year eight students in Doncaster
Thursday 22nd August 2019

More than 350 careers were showcased at the Doncaster Dome today (3 July) as partners across health and social care hosted an event for 12 to 13 year olds, as they begin to think about their GSCE choices.

Tuesday 13th August 2019

Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)will today (13th August 2019) be the first Governing Body in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to receive the recommendations in the Hospital Services Review Case for Change Report, via papers that have gone online ahead of the Governing Body meeting on 20th August.

Monday 12th August 2019

Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in the Yorkshire and Humber area are considering some changes to their shared approach to supporting people who are experiencing infertility to access specialist interventions to help them conceive.

Macmillan Cancer Information Pod supporting people in Doncaster
Wednesday 7th August 2019

The recently opened Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Pod, based in Doncaster Hospital, is proving to be an invaluable addition to the support offered for people affected by cancer in the town, speaking to over 300 people each month.

Monday 5th August 2019

Primary care in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw are to get £57.5million new funding to improve facilities in a new NHS spending pledge announced by the Prime Minister today.

Friday 26th July 2019

Recruitment is now underway to the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Hosted Network teams. Following publication of the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Hospital Services Review in May 2018, in February 2019 each of the Acute Trusts in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw agreed to be the ‘host’ to lead a network for one of the five services covered in the Hospital Services Review (HSR).

Doncaster Poet joins health workers to help support families bereaved by suicide
Wednesday 24th July 2019

A Doncaster poet, has today joined health professionals from across South Yorkshire to discuss the best way to ensure families bereaved from, affected by or exposed to suicide receive the support they need.

News from our Partners: Local hospitals introduce new system to improve patient safety and care
Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Clinicians at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals (DBTH) are benefiting from a newly launched IT system, which helps in the recording and distribution of tasks within wards and departments, ultimately improving patient care and treatment.

News from our Partners: Sheffield consultant chosen as regional diabetes champion
Thursday 18th July 2019

A consultant who specialises in the treatment of diabetes has been selected as a Diabetes UK Clinical Champion, to help transform care for people living with diabetes in the Sheffield area.

Cancer patients praise beauty workshops
Thursday 18th July 2019

Barnsley Hospital have teamed up with international charity ‘Look Good Feel Better’ to launch a series of beauty workshops for women undergoing cancer treatment. 

News from our Partners: Hospital E-Procurement Manager named Professional of the Year
Wednesday 17th July 2019

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals’ (DBTH) E-Procurement Manager, Sonia Simpson, has been named ‘Professional of the Year’ by the NHS Skills Development Network (Yorkshire and Humber).