News and media releases

We regularly publish news updates from within the Integrated Care System, but also from across our partner organisations. See below for the most recent news articles.

To read blogs, please visit the our Blog Hub.

Latest news

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19 September 2017

Could you be part of our Citizens' Panel?

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.

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19 September 2017

Outstanding progress made for local health and care

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.

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19 September 2017

South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw named as one of the first Accountable Care Systems

​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.

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6 September 2017

Working together better to improve emergency operations for children

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.

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15 May 2017

Having a meaningful conversation

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

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14 December 2016

Opportunity for people affected by cancer

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

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24 August 2016

Lets talk about conversations

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.

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19 July 2016

Local improvement in one year cancer survival rates

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.

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6 July 2016

Talking to the real experts

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

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12 May 2016

NHS England sets out ‘world-class’ cancer care plans

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

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