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Who We Are

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s biggest providers of integrated hospital and community-based healthcare providing a comprehensive range of local and tertiary services to the residents of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Mid Yorkshire and North Derbyshire and also some highly specialist services to all parts of England.

We have a history of delivering high quality care, training and developing high calibre multidisciplinary health professionals, clinical excellence and innovation in medical research.

We deliver over 2 million patient contacts every year through our 18,500 staff that includes:








Integrated provider of healthcare services

As an integrated provider of healthcare services, we deliver a comprehensive range of adult community and primary healthcare services across the city and within local community hubs to make accessing services more convenient to patients.

The Northern General Hospital

The Northern General Hospital is the home of the city’s adult Accident and Emergency Department, which is also one of three Major Trauma Centres for the Yorkshire and Humber region. A number of specialist medical and surgical services are also located at the Northern General Hospital including cardiac, orthopaedics, burns, plastic surgery, spinal injuries and renal.

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Royal Hallamshire Hospital

The Royal Hallamshire Hospital has a dedicated regional Neurosciences department including an Intensive Care Unit for patients with head injuries, neurological conditions such as stroke and for patients who have undergone neurosurgery. It also has a large Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease Unit as well as a specialist Haematology Centre and other medical and surgical services.

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Charles Clifford Dental Services

A large dental teaching hospital linked to the University of Sheffield's School of Clinical Dentistry and providing specialist dental services for Sheffield and the surrounding areas. Community & special care dentistry provides dental care in various community settings for patients who do not receive their dental treatment in local dental practices.

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Jessop Wing

A purpose-built maternity unit that provides a comprehensive range of tertiary maternity services. The Jessop Wing also provides neonatal intensive care and special care facilities for sick and premature babies born in Sheffield and those transferred from other units in the region. It is also home to the Jessop Assisted Conception unit.

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Weston Park Cancer Centre

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One of only four dedicated cancer hospitals in the country, Weston Park Cancer Centre includes a successful radiotherapy department serving South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw, North Nottinghamshire and North Derbyshire. It is equipped to support the 6,000 new cases of cancer diagnosed annually in this region, providing outpatient and inpatient care including provision of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy treatments for patients from across the region. Networked Services We are a major tertiary centre for South Yorkshire, Bassettlaw and North Derbyshire and beyond including, Major Trauma, Neuosciences, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Oncology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery and Radiology, Spinal Injuries, Burns, Robotic Surgery, Sarcoma, Ocular Oncology, Hepatitis C, and Plastic Surgery.

Complementing the services we provide on our physical estate, we also provide many services across the broader geography in order that a resilient network of secondary and tertiary services can be delivered as locally as possible for patients.

A fifth of our consultants also work in partnership in local hospitals in particular Barnsley, Chesterfield, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield Children’s.

Regional networked services include:

  • Systemic Anti-Cancer Treatments including chemotherapy and outpatient clinics co-ordinated via Weston Park Cancer Centre
  • Neurology
  • Cardiology with concentration of Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), electrophysiology and other complex conditions at the Northern General Hospital and a second complex devices centre based at Rotherham
  • On call arrangements for Oral, Maxillofacial Surgery; Ear, Nose and Throat and Ophthalmology services
  • Renal dialysis

As a teaching hospital, we have strong links with the University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University and other learning establishments that enable us to offer the highest quality pre-registration and post-graduate education for staff in a variety of roles.

Education and research are major components of our philosophy and greatly contribute to our aims of offering the highest quality healthcare to patients whilst continuously improving the patient experience.

We have been responsible for pioneering advances in medical technology and treatments that are now regularly employed in hospitals around the country.



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