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Coming to Sheffield Children’s – helping keep you safe

Coming to Sheffield Children’s – helping keep you safe

07 July 2020

If you’re coming to Sheffield Children’s for an outpatient appointment at any of our sites, staying as an inpatient or visiting the Emergency Department or as a visitor to these areas, we are working hard to make sure everyone...

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Oliver’s story: a visit to the newly refurbished Acute Assessment Unit

Oliver’s story: a visit to the newly refurbished Acute Assessment Unit

04 November 2020

This isn’t the first fractured wrist our Emergency Department (ED) has seen, but it was the first one to visit the newly refurbished ED Treatment Area. Say hello to 10 year old Oliver and his mum, Gabrielle. Oliver said:...

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COVID-19

COVID-19

04 March 2020

  Key things to know when you come to Sheffield Children’s 1 parent or carer only to accompany a patient whether this is in the Emergency Department, an outpatients appointment or an overnight stay Remember to wear a face...

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Lily’s story: staying at Sheffield Children’s and her new unicorn!

Lily’s story: staying at Sheffield Children’s and her new unicorn!

15 September 2020

Meet Lily, the very chuffed new owner of a cuddly unicorn – which perfectly matches her new cast! Lily has just gone home after her most recent stay at Sheffield Children’s, which was for a second hip operation to...

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Charlotte’s story: Visiting the Emergency Department

Charlotte’s story: Visiting the Emergency Department

04 September 2020

Say hello to seven year old Charlotte from Sheffield! She arrived at the Emergency Department (ED) with her mum – who was celebrating her birthday – after a trip to the zoo unfortunately ended in a broken arm. Charlotte...

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Returning to school/nursery for clinically extremely vulnerable children and young people who have previously been on the COVID-19 shielded patient list

Returning to school/nursery for clinically extremely vulnerable children and young people who have previously been on the COVID-19 shielded patient list

04 September 2020

Who is this advice for? What does this add to the government guidance? Does my child need additional provisions to protect them on return to school/nursery? What hand hygiene does my child need to follow? How should my child...

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Can you help us by making scrubs?

Can you help us by making scrubs?

13 August 2020

      Sheffield Children’s is looking for extra donations of scrubs for our dedicated teams as we increase the number of surgeries and other clinical work we do.   If you are able to help, please send the...

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Coming to Sheffield Children’s: Read a mum’s account of her visit to hospital with her daughter Matilda

Coming to Sheffield Children’s: Read a mum’s account of her visit to hospital with her daughter Matilda

12 August 2020

Meet one year old Matilda! She has developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) and makes regular visits to Sheffield Children’s to see our Trauma and Orthopaedic team since she had a closed reduction under general anaesthetic (when the ball...

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More than 150 children from region receive emergency care in Sheffield through COVID scheme

More than 150 children from region receive emergency care in Sheffield through COVID scheme

29 June 2020

Since April Sheffield Children’s has been carrying out emergency surgery for neighbouring hospitals, to allow other trusts to focus on their pandemic response.  More than 150 children have been successfully cared for through this scheme, with excellent feedback from patients and families.​ This temporary...

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