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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    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.

    Click here to nominate...  

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

Building healthier smoke free lives representatives
Building healthier smokefree lives in Mid Yorks

The inhouse tobacco dependency service which went live at Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust in January is supporting patients on their journey to healthier lives. The team offers free, friendly and non...

Health colleagues stood together for the CNO awards
‘Exceptional’ Healthcare Assistant receives the first Chief Nursing Officer Award for local teaching trust

Left to right: Hayley Ainsworth, Ward Manager, Talib Yaseen, Chief Nursing Officer, Tilly-Rose Sadler, Healthcare Assistant Apprentice, Victoria Bagshaw, Regional Nursing and AHP Workforce Lead NHS E...

A group of people standing outside Trust HQ at Pinderfields
Transformative journey makes an impression

The Trust’s Substance Care Team have been nominated for a significant NHS award by local MP Simon Lightwood.   The team are dedicated to supporting patients facing alcohol and drug-relate...

Long-serving staff at the tree planting ceremony
Tree planting event honours long-serving staff

On Friday 3 May Mid Yorkshire Teaching NHS Trust commemorated the remarkable commitment and service of long-standing NHS staff members, past and present, with a special tree planting event to honour t...