Archive: May, 2015

29th May 2015 – Airedale’s Trust your dietician campaign

Posted on 05/29/15 by AireAdmin

Dieticians at Airedale Hospital are joining a national campaign to explain what they do and how they can help patients and staff. During Dieticians Week (8-12 June), which is led by the British Dietetic Association (BDA), the team is staging an information display, on the landing above the main entrance to the hospital. Topics they […]

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28th May 2015 – Health bosses take their public board meeting to Settle

Posted on 05/28/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s board of directors are taking to the road and stopping off in Settle to find out what are the burning health issues for residents. They will also be letting people know about the latest developments in health care at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and how services are managed and delivered. There will also […]

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26th May 2015 – Help to cope with Tinnitus

Posted on 05/27/15 by AireAdmin

Find out how to get help if you suffer from tinnitus during a special awareness event being hosted by the audiology team at Airedale Hospital. A senior audiologist is giving a talk in the lecture theatre at the hospital on Thursday 4 June from 1.30pm until 2.30pm and members of the audiology team will be […]

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22nd May 2015 – More convenient hospital services for people with walking difficulties

Posted on 05/26/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

People with walking difficulties can now visit Airedale Hospital’s orthotic and wheelchair services at a much more convenient location. The mobility team has moved into refurbished ground floor premises near the West entrance car park entrance to the hospital with better parking facilities for customers. There is now a reception desk to welcome visitors to […]

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22nd May 2015 – Airedale Hospital named as one of the CHKS 40 Top Hospitals 2015

Posted on 05/22/15 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been judged as one of the 40 top performing hospitals in the country. It was named as one of the CHKS 40 Top Hospitals for 2015 by the independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement at a ceremony this week (19 May). This is the fourth time that Airedale […]

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21st May 2015 – Independent survey highlights good care for hospital patients

Posted on 05/21/15 by AireAdmin

Findings from the latest inpatient survey for Airedale NHS Foundation Trust have been published by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) today (21 May 2015). This is the twelfth national survey of its kind and it helps the trust understand what people think about their hospital stay and treatment to help us improve our care and […]

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19th May – Help to brighten up hospital for patients

Posted on 05/19/15 by AireAdmin

Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department is looking for people to sponsor photographs to brighten up the walls of the department. The photographs, which have been taken by NHS staff, will be displayed in the treatment rooms and corridors of the department to help create a calm atmosphere for patients and their carers. Keen photographers, Ray Graham, […]

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14th May 2015 – May is Action on Stroke month

Posted on 05/14/15 by helenroberts No Comments

This month, take the time to find out more about stroke and how to reduce your risk. Stroke is more common than you might think.  It is on the increase amongst people of working age.  The number of strokes occurring in men aged 40 to 54 has gone up by almost 50% in less than 15 […]

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14th May 2015 – Save time checking in for hospital appointments

Posted on 05/14/15 by AireAdmin

Patients can now use touch screens to allow them to check-in more quickly to their outpatients’ appointments at Airedale Hospital. Three kiosks have been installed in the main outpatient’s area and additional screens are also being fitted at the Day Hospital entrance and the corridor area outside the Richardson Clinic and the women’s and children’s […]

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12th May 2015 – Local sport hero Jonny Brownlee opens Airedale’s Emergency Department

Posted on 05/13/15 by AireAdmin

World champion triathlete Jonny Brownlee officially opened Airedale Hospital’s new Emergency Department today. He was chosen by health staff as their local sports hero to help them celebrate reaching the £100,000 target for their Emergency Department Appeal. Jonny cut a ribbon at the entrance to the new department and a new plaque naming him as […]

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