Archive: July, 2012

20th July 2012 – Top class maternity staff set shining example

Posted on 07/20/12 by AireAdmin

Midwives at Airedale Hospital have scooped up a top regional award for setting a shining example for how they deliver maternity services. The team won first prize of £500 in a Health Innovation and Education Cluster (HIEC) award scheme to reward best practice in maternal and infant care in the Yorkshire and Humber region. HIECs […]

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20th July 2012 – Nursing leader appointed to Airedale Hospital

Posted on 07/20/12 by AireAdmin

Nursing leader Rob Dearden brings a good balance of clinical experience with strong leadership skills to his new appointment at Airedale Hospital. He has just been appointed to the substantive post of director of nursing from 1 August – after being seconded to the post for the past 12 months from Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS […]

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16th July 2012 – Thinking of a career in medicine

Posted on 07/16/12 by AireAdmin

Budding clinicians will have the chance to put their questions to a panel of junior doctors and a senior consultant at a free open morning event at Airedale Hospital, later this month (July). Dr Aduke Onafowokan, consultant in elderly medicine at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, will talk about the medical school application process and a […]

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12th July 2012 – Care closer to home for people at the end of their lives

Posted on 07/12/12 by AireAdmin

Airedale Hospital has won a bid for £420,000 for a new project to use technology to improve the care for patients who are at the end of their life. The NHS Foundation Trust is one of nine health organisations chosen to gain an award from the Health Foundation – an independent charity working to improve healthcare […]

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9th July 2012 – New children’s play area for outpatients department

Posted on 07/09/12 by AireAdmin

Children who come to the adult outpatient department at Airedale Hospital now have a new play area to keep them amused while they wait. The new indoor play area in the general outpatient’s department means that children coming to appointments with their parents or carers or who have appointments themselves to access specialist equipment for […]

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3rd July 2012 – Council of Governor meeting: Wednesday 25 July

Posted on 07/03/12 by AireAdmin

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

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2nd July 2012 – Hospital talk on banishing bugs

Posted on 07/02/12 by AireAdmin

An expert nurse from Airedale NHS Foundation Trust’s infection prevention team will talk about ‘banishing bugs’ at an event at Airedale Hospital this month (July). James Stickland, infection prevention nurse, will give a talk about how bugs grow, what they can do to you if they spread and how Airedale Hospital uses the latest technology […]

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