Archive: October, 2015

20th October 2015 – £1.1 million cash boost to improve the health of care home residents

Posted on 10/21/15 by AireAdmin

A local team of partners from the NHS, local authorities, care homes, technology, voluntary sector and academia has been given £1.1m to help transform the way health and care is delivered across England. The money has been given to Airedale & Partners, as one of the selected ‘enhanced health in care home vanguards’ for the […]

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20th October 2015 – Families flock to meet the people behind the masks

Posted on 10/21/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

A chance to find out how to mend broken bones and learn the best way to wash your hands were just a few of the attractions at the theatre’s open day at Airedale Hospital on Saturday 17 October. More than 750 people of all ages turned out to the event staged in the operating theatres […]

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20th October 2015 – Film about a local service is premiered at a London Theatre

Posted on 10/20/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

An inspirational film about a service to help people who may be in the last years of their life run from Airedale Hospital is to be previewed alongside four other short documentaries at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London this week. It is part of the ‘Power of People’ – a series of mini documentaries which […]

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15th October 2015 – Hospital and local students support safeguarding week 2015

Posted on 10/15/15 by AireAdmin

Students from South Craven School will be performing a drama bases around human trafficking at Airedale Hospital next week (19 October) in support of Safeguarding Week 2015. The performance, by the year 13 drama group at the school, will take place as part of the annual safeguarding conference at the hospital to open the event. […]

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14th October 2015 – Stay well this winter – getting the flu vaccination

Posted on 10/14/15 by AireAdmin

Those at risk from the flu across the district are being asked to stay well this winter by getting their flu vaccination to protect themselves, and loved ones. This year’s flu season has now started and those invited to get a flu vaccination, by their GP or employer, are being urged to take up the […]

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9th October 2015 – Improved Hospital shop and reception area for outpatients at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 10/14/15 by AireAdmin

The shop and reception area in the main outpatients department at Airedale Hospital are being redesigned for the benefit of patients. The cafe area and shop, which is run by volunteers, will be closed during the work, however the reception area and outpatients department will remain open throughout. The £160,000 facelift is being funded by […]

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8th October 2015 – Drop in and see what happens in Airedale’s operating theatres

Posted on 10/08/15 by AireAdmin

Come behind the scenes and find out how health staff can repair you at a Theatres Open Event at Airedale Hospital. There will be fun and education for the whole family and a chance to meet the people behind their masks on Saturday 17 October, 11am – 3pm. Find out how the body works using […]