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Youth Forum visits ‘beautiful’ new hospital wards

Youth Forum visits ‘beautiful’ new hospital wards

14 July 2017

Young people toured the new wards at Sheffield Children’s Hospital this week and were ‘overwhelmed’ by the space and appearance. Seven young people from the Sheffield Children’s Youth Forum took part in the tour. Comments included: “It is absolutely...

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Fire safety at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

Fire safety at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

04 July 2017

The safety of our patients, their families and our staff is of paramount importance to us. Following the national issue emerging around the use of cladding, we have been checking the cladding used on all of our buildings. After...

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OPAT celebrates first birthday

OPAT celebrates first birthday

30 June 2017

Since opening in June 2016, the Outpatient Parenteral Antiobiotic Therapy (OPAT) service has been administering intravenous antibiotics to outpatients in the hospital and in the community. Many of these patients would have otherwise been staying on a ward while...

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Sheffield launches emotional health support for 45 schools

Sheffield launches emotional health support for 45 schools

22 June 2017

Following a successful pilot where mental health specialists from Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust worked with schools to improve emotional health, the programme is rolling out across the city and has been held up by NHS England as an...

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New Fluoroscopy suite now in action at Sheffield Children’s

New Fluoroscopy suite now in action at Sheffield Children’s

16 June 2017

A life-saving fluoroscopy suite, funded by the Herd of Sheffield sculpture trail, has been unveiled at Sheffield Children’s Hospital. The scanning equipment, which provides moving X-ray images to help diagnose a variety of life-threatening and life-limiting conditions, was funded by...

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Give your views on the future of children’s surgery

Give your views on the future of children’s surgery

16 June 2017

Families are invited to come and give their views about the future of children’s surgery and critical care in England. The discussion event, being held at Sheffield Children’s Hospital, is being hosted by NHS England. It is open to...

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Youth Forum celebrates first birthday

Youth Forum celebrates first birthday

13 June 2017

Sheffield Children’s held both a birthday party and an election last week, as our Youth Forum marked its first birthday. Inspiring young people from Sheffield and beyond have been giving their time to the group to help to shape...

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Advice for those affected by the Manchester attack

Advice for those affected by the Manchester attack

24 May 2017

We realise Manchester is not that far away from Sheffield and some South Yorkshire families may have been caught up in some way in the unfortunate Manchester attack that happened on the evening of 22 May 2017. Perhaps you or your...

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Services running as normal with some delays

Services running as normal with some delays

12 May 2017

Sheffield Children’s has been unaffected by the cyber attack but we have taken some precautionary measures to keep core services running and patient data secure. While services are running as normal, there may be some delays and minor disruption....

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New service to provide early mental health help to young people

New service to provide early mental health help to young people

12 May 2017

We are delighted to announce that five Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner Trainees have started in our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in April 2017. They will be offering low-level cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) intervention for children and young...

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