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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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Your chance to become a governor at Sheffield Children’s

Your chance to become a governor at Sheffield Children’s

12 April 2017

People from across South Yorkshire are being invited to play a part in the future of children’s healthcare by nominating themselves as governors at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust . There are eight public positions available, representing areas around...

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Life-saving gastro technique trialled at Sheffield Children’s

Life-saving gastro technique trialled at Sheffield Children’s

29 March 2017

Gastro-intestinal (GI) bleeds can be rapid and difficult to stop, requiring expert surgical intervention. They can be life threatening for children. Sheffield Children’s Hospital’s GI Unit is recognised as the leader in this field world wide and complex GI...

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Youth Forum members find out about research at the Trust

Youth Forum members find out about research at the Trust

20 March 2017

Two members of the Trust’s Youth Forum visited our Children’s Clinical Research Facility on 15 March. They were shown around the department by Research Nurse Susan Lenthall, who explained the various ways Sheffield Children’s is conducting research to improve...

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Staff stars provide shining example

Staff stars provide shining example

06 March 2017

This month saw the return of the annual Sheffield Children’s Star Awards, and with it, a celebration of the staff who go the extra mile to make sure children, young people and their families receive the highest quality care...

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Artwork, play and Governors on the agenda at the next Youth Forum meeting

Artwork, play and Governors on the agenda at the next Youth Forum meeting

20 February 2017

Young people aged 12-18 are warmly welcomed to our next Youth Forum meeting which takes place at the hospital on 1 March. The group meets every few months to talk about a range of issues in the Trust over...

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Chief Nursing Officer for England launches strategy

Chief Nursing Officer for England launches strategy

01 February 2017

This month saw the launch of the Trust’s first Nursing and Allied Health Professional Strategy. The launch event, held at the Becton Centre for Children and Young People, was attended by a variety of staff from across the Trust...

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