Archive: April, 2016

22nd April 2016 – A café to talk about dying at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 04/22/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

A special café is being set up in part of Airedale Hospital’s restaurant where people can talk about a taboo subject – death. The Death Café is being organised by the palliative care team on Wednesday 4 May, between 11.30am and 2.30pm, as part of national Dying Matters Awareness Week.  Staff and visitors are invited […]

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15th April 2016 – Airedale Hospital is shortlisted for top patient safety award for the third year

Posted on 04/15/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital has been shortlisted for a national award for providing a safe hospital environment for its patients and their families by CHKS – an independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement services. The award recognises outstanding performance in providing patient safety and is based on a range of indicators, including rates of hospital-acquired […]

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13th April 2016 – Joining forces to tackle health problems caused by unhealthy food

Posted on 04/14/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

A unique workshop to tackle how unhealthy food is destroying the local community’s physical health, emotional wellbeing and countryside is being held at Airedale Hospital. Representatives from the food industry have been invited to join forces with farmers, gardeners and those from health, education, local government, scientists, researchers and charities to look at how best […]

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