Top care award

STROKE services in Barnsley are celebrating after being shortlisted for a national award.

Barnsley Hospital and South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been shortlisted in the ‘stroke care’ category of The Care Integration Awards.

Dr Mo Albazzaz, stroke physician at Barnsley Hospital and clinical lead for stroke services, described the nomination as a “fantastic achievement.”

The winners will be announced on July 4 2012.