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Help shape the future of hospital services
Thursday 26th October 2017

Healthcare professionals across South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and Chesterfield are coming together with patients and the public to help shape how hospital services could be delivered in the future to ensure local people continue to get safe, sustainable, high quality care.

Could you be part of our Citizens' Panel?
Tuesday 19th September 2017

South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw agencies involved in health and social care are starting to work in closer partnership to improve care for you, your family and community. As their work develops, it’s vital that the voice of local people is at the heart of the work.

Outstanding progress made for local health and care
Tuesday 19th September 2017

South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Accountable Care System – the partnership of all health and care organisations in our region - has today been announced as ‘outstanding’ by national bodies, NHS England and NHS Improvement.

South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw named as one of the first Accountable Care Systems
Tuesday 19th September 2017

​South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw has been named as one of the first areas in the country to be an Accountable Care System – putting the region at the forefront of nationwide action to provide joined up, better co-ordinated care breaking down the barriers between GPs and hospitals, physical and mental healthcare, social care and the NHS.

Working together better to improve emergency operations for children
Wednesday 6th September 2017

A decision to change the way some children’s surgery and anaesthesia services are provided in South and Mid Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire has been made (Wednesday 28 June 2017) by the joint committee of clinical commissioning groups.

Having a meaningful conversation
Monday 15th May 2017

How can healthcare professionals use Holistic Needs Assessments to have meaningful conversations?

Opportunity for people affected by cancer
Wednesday 14th December 2016

The Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme is offering people affected by cancer the opportunity to inform their work.

Lets talk about conversations
Wednesday 24th August 2016

Hayley Williams, Clinical Pathway Manager on the Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme blogs about the difference having the right kind of conversation at the right time can make.

Local improvement in one year cancer survival rates
Tuesday 19th July 2016

NHS Rotherham and NHS Doncaster CCGs have been highlighted among the top 20 Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) who have most improved their one year cancer survival figures over the last year.

Talking to the real experts
Wednesday 6th July 2016

Richard Metcalfe talks about how the The Macmillan Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme is consulting "the real experts" - people affected by cancer - on their Principles for Patient Engagement

NHS England sets out ‘world-class’ cancer care plans
Thursday 12th May 2016

The National Cancer Transformation Board have today published a range of specific steps to improve care for people living with and beyond cancer

More people diagnosed with the most common cancers last year
Wednesday 20th April 2016

There has been a significant rise in the most common types of cancer in the past year.

Living With And Beyond Cancer Programme Lead appointed
Wednesday 13th January 2016

Richard Metcalfe has been appointed as Programme Lead to the Living With And Beyond Cancer workstream