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About Us

You can hear all about Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and our plans for the future by clicking on the video below:


Sheffield Teaching Hospitals is one of the UK’s largest NHS Foundation Trusts and one of the largest and busiest teaching hospitals. We have over 18,000 staff caring for over two million patients each year at our five hospitals and in the local community:

We offer a full range of local hospital and community health services for people in Sheffield as well as specialist hospital services to patients from further afield in our many specialist centres. The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in neurosciences, spinal injuries, renal, cancer, transplantation, neurosciences, and orthopaedics.

Thanks to the hard work and commitment of our staff and volunteers, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been given an overall rating of ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) with many services rated as ‘Outstanding'.

This means the Trust is one of a small number to have achieved a Good or Outstanding rating in every one of the five domains which the Care Quality Commission use to rate a NHS organisation: Safe, Caring, Responsive, Well led, Effective

The Trust is a recognised leader in medical research for bone, cardiac, gastrointestinal, neurosciences and long-term conditions such as diabetes and lung disease. We also play a key role in the training and education of medical, nursing and dental students with our academic partners, including the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam.

The Trust is a recognised leader in healthcare innovation and is host to a number of national projects including Devices for Dignity as well as being a partner in the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System and the National Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine.