Archive: March, 2016

24th March 2016 – Two hospital charities merge to improve patient care

Posted on 03/24/16 by AireAdmin

Two independent charities, Friends of Airedale and Airedale New Ventures, which support Airedale Hospital, have merged to save money and plough more money into improvements for patients. The separate organisations will come together under the name of Friends of Airedale with a single board of independent volunteer trustees. Friends of Airedale charity, chaired by Eileen […]

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11th March 2016 – Time for a cuppa? – music to my ears

Posted on 03/11/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

  Staff and patients raised almost £200 with their musical Time for a Cuppa event at Airedale Hospital to support Dementia UK. It was hosted by the occupational therapy and physiotherapy teams and their aim was also to make visitors aware of the benefits of music therapy. The event was themed around the 1940’s era, […]

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10th March 2016 – New signs go up at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 03/10/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured with the new signs at Airedale Hospital are: – John Lofthouse, section leader of the hospital guides; Amy Sikkes, business development support manager and Paul King, estates project officer. A plan to install 900 new internal and external signs at the site of Airedale Hospital is almost complete. They are part of the new […]

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8th March 2016 – New signs go up at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 03/08/16 by AireAdmin

A couple of the first of 900 signs (pictured) have gone up at the site of Airedale Hospital. They are part of the new system introduced to replace outdated signs and help patients find their way around the hospital more easily – especially the first time they visit. David Moss, interim deputy director of strategy, […]

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7th March 2016 – Airedale joins global campaign to promote healthy eating and staying hydrated

Posted on 03/08/16 by AireAdmin

Dietitians at Airedale Hospital are joining a global campaign to raise awareness of the importance of good nutrition and hydration to keep people healthy. They will have a stand in the top landing above the main hospital entrance from Monday 14 march for a week with lots of information for visitors, patients and staff. There […]

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4th March 2016 – Staff honoured at annual awards event

Posted on 03/04/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Dedicated healthcare heroes have been honoured for their hard work and achievements at the annual awards event for staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. The Pride of Airedale annual awards is now in its second year and aims to highlight the very best examples of the work done by staff to provide care to the […]

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3rd March 2016 – Airedale Hospital’s chief executive is judged to be amongst top NHS leaders

Posted on 03/03/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s chief executive has been judged to be one of the top NHS leaders in the country. Bridget Fletcher has been named one of the top 50 NHS Chief Executives across England by a health sector news publication for the second year running during one of the toughest times in the NHS’s history. This […]

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