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International recognition for Embrace transport service

International recognition for Embrace transport service

23 November 2017

Helicopters, planes and road ambulances with nursing and medical staff from Embrace are the first in the country to get prestigious international recognition for quality and safety. The Embrace Yorkshire & Humber Infant & Children’s Transport Service, part of...

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Shona lifts the lid on the Secret Life of 4 Year Olds

Shona lifts the lid on the Secret Life of 4 Year Olds

10 November 2017

Our children’s clinical psychologist Dr Shona Goodall appears on the current series of Channel 4’s Secret Life of 4 Year Olds. The award winning documentary series offers viewers a fascinating insight into what goes on when you drop your little ones at...

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Children’s Takeover Day

Children’s Takeover Day

08 November 2017

We’re taking part in the Takeover Challenge on Friday 17 November by hosting our own ‘Children’s Takeover Day’ when a number of young people will come in and shadow members of hospital staff. The aim is to give young...

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Sheffield celebrates double research funding boost

Sheffield celebrates double research funding boost

13 September 2017

Adults and children with medical conditions are set to benefit from an innovative new research co-operative to be launched in Sheffield. The Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative (NIHR CYP MedTech), based at Sheffield Children’s Hospital, is being established...

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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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