9. South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw

What concerns have been raised about your STP?

Health planners are trying to reduce NHS deficits and think about ways to re-organise care. However getting the large deficit under control could prevent facilities being developed that can cope with the health and care social needs of local people.

Proposed changes

All Sheffield hospitals are under review as health bosses try to find £232 million in savings.

Merging of A&E, walk in centre and GP out-of hours into a single integrated Emergency Centre in Rotherham.

Closure of Rotherham Institute for Obesity due to a lack of funds.

Cutbacks at the children's ward at Bassetlaw Hospitalthe ward will be closed to new admissions overnight and at weekends due to staffing shortages. 10,000 people have joined a campaign in opposition to the move.

Closure of hyper-acute stroke units at Barnsley and Rotherham hospitals.