Our emergency departments are extremely busy

Our hospitals are extremely busy at the moment. If you become unwell, it is important that you get care in the right place. If you need urgent medical help, you can call NHS 111 or visit online. Please only visit A&E in serious or life-threatening situations. 

  • We are proud to be a teaching trust

    Our status means our patients will result in better services and outcomes across our three hospital sites and in the community. 

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  • Reachdeck tool 

    We are experiencing a technical glitch when accessing our patient information leaflets with our Reachdeck tool enabled. To view and/or download our patient information leaflets without interruption, please return to the website homepage and disable the Reachdeck tool located at the top of the webpage. We are working to fix this issue as soon as possible.

  • Car park closure at Dewsbury Hospital

    Please be aware that the car park in between the Boothroyd Centre and Fitton House (opposite the Staincliffe Wing) is no longer accessible.

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  • Nurse Josna Mento standing and talking with student Keri Slater

    Surgical Treatment and Diagnostic Hub

    We're proud to be developing a brand new Surgical Treatment and Diagnostic Hub at Dewsbury Hospital. 

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  • Discharge planning

    An important update for patients, families and carers regarding leaving hospital safely when medically fit. 

    Find out more here

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    Zero tolerance - abuse is not in a day’s work

    Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust is taking a zero tolerance approach to abuse and aggression towards our staff and our patients.

    Find out more here

  • Dr Kate Granger Compassionate Care Award

    If you’ve received great care, nominate a member of staff in our monthly Dr Kate Granger Compassionate Care Award.

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Cancel or change an appointment

Cancel or change an appointment

To make sure we are fully utilising our clinics, please give us as much notice
as possible if you are unable to keep your appointment. 

Letting us know 48 hours before your appointment means we can offer
this time to someone else in need.

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What's going on at our Trust

Pinderfieldfs A&E with ambulance outside
High summer demand puts healthcare services under winter-like strain

Although it may be feeling more like summer outside, A&E departments across West Yorkshire are experiencing winter-level pressures. Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust are seeing an increased number...

Decant ward
Temporary relocation of Intensive Care Unit

Our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Pinderfields Hospital has now temporarily relocated from Gate 30 to Gate 38A on floor D. Gate 38A is a temporary building that has been constructed next to our Emerge...

Back row: Sarah Smith (Interim Quality Matron), John Hodson (Lead Nurse for Quality and Patient Safety), Karen Simeson (Advanced Clinical Practitioner), Lauren Shields (Lead Nurse for Quality) Front row: Maxine Helliwell (Clinical Audit Manager), Lindilu Gombakomba (Advanced Clinical Pharmacist), Deepa Devarajan (Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner), Charlotte Daniel (Advanced Clinical Pharmacist), Dr Daniel McNally (Consultant in Acute Medicine and Thrombosis Group Chair)
National recognition for Trust’s work to prevent blood clots

Mid Yorkshire NHS Teaching Trust’s ongoing commitment to improving patient safety has been recognised with a national accreditation for its work to prevent blood clots. Following an assessment ...

Anaesthetics staff accepting the plaque
Trust presented with Royal College of Anaesthetists plaques

Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust staff are celebrating after being formally presented with Royal College of Anaesthetists Anaesthesia Clinical Services Accreditation (ACSA). ACSA works with Anaesthes...