Dr Richard Jenkins
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Richard became CEO of Barnsley Hospital in April 2017 having previously been the Trust’s Medical Director from January 2015. Richard has practised medicine for over 25 years, becoming a consultant in diabetes and endocrinology in 2002. He was Medical Director at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust from 2012, a post he held for two years before coming to Barnsley.
He has previously been a Health Foundation Leadership Fellow and was one of the first cohort of the national Aspiring Chief Executive Programme. He currently leads on Provider Development and related workstreams for the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System.