Archive: April, 2012

17th April 2012 – New eye scanning service launched at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 04/17/12 by AireAdmin

A new service for people with eye conditions is now available at Airedale Hospital, thanks to generous donations from patients. The ophthalmology service, at the Steeton hospital, can now offer the new scanning service using state of the art Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) equipment, which provides high resolution 3D images of the retina, allowing the […]

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16th April 2012 – Council of Governor meetings

Posted on 04/16/12 by AireAdmin

Members of the public are invited to attend the next public Council of Governor meeting of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust will take place between 4.00 pm to 6.00pm on Wednesday 25 April 2012. This meeting is an opportunity to hear how health services provided by Airedale Hospital are being managed and delivered. The meeting will take […]

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10th April 2012 – Eggstraordinary response to Easter appeal

Posted on 04/10/12 by AireAdmin

Members of the Craven Masonic Lodge have collected more than 40 Easter eggs for the children’s unit at Airedale Hospital. The eggs were taken to the Steeton hospital by Adrian Lilley, one of the brothers from the lodge, on Maundy Thursday. Adrian instigated the collection three years ago, when he was lodge master, following his […]

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10th April 2012 – Airedale Hospital short-listed for two national awards

Posted on 04/10/12 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been shortlisted for two top awards by CHKS – an independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement services. One of the national awards is for providing high quality of care to patients which is appropriate to their diagnosis. A number of criteria was used including the length of time […]

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3rd April 2012 – How to manage arthritis

Posted on 04/03/12 by AireAdmin

Staff from Airedale NHS Foundation Trust’s occupational therapy team will talk about arthritis at an event at Airedale Hospital over the next couple of weeks. The talk, which includes information and advice on joint protection, energy conservation and how the hospital can help with adaptive devices for peoples’ homes, will be given twice to give […]

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