Archive: March, 2017

Butterfly trolleys help patients living with dementia

Posted on 03/24/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured L to R: Eileen Proud, President of Friends of Airedale, Lynsey Nicholson, Patient Experience Officer, John Lofthouse, volunteer and Em Snowdon, Practice Development Sister for Older People 11 new butterfly memory trolleys were delivered to wards at Airedale Hospital this week to help vulnerable patients living with dementia. The colourful trolleys, kindly donated by […]

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13 March 2017 – healthcare heroes honoured at awards

Posted on 03/16/17 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 third year and aims to highlight the very best examples of the work done by staff to provide care to the […]

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Car boot sale dates for 2017

Posted on 03/13/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hospital seeks local people for council of governors

Posted on 03/06/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Anyone seeking to become more involved in how Airedale Hospital is run by becoming one of its governors, is invited to a drop-in session to find out what it involves. The drop-in session will be held at the hospital on Friday 31 March 10.30am to 12.30pm in The Lounge, Education Centre, Airedale Hospital. At the […]

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Building work starts on new Acute Assessment Unit

Posted on 03/06/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured L to R: Richard Attley, Project Manager, Integrated Health Projects, Nicola Riley Capital Manager, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Daron Walker, Construction Manager, Integrated Health Projects.   It was an exciting time at Airedale Hospital this week as contractors broke ground to start the build proper on the new £6m acute assessment unit – the […]

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Airedale Apprenticeships give a real ‘ladder of opportunity’

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Airedale Hospital is supporting National Apprenticeships Week (6-11 March) by sharing the success stories of 2 of its apprentices, showing how they offer a real ladder of opportunity to go far in the workplace. Apprentices get hands on experience, learn job-specific skills, earn a salary, along with the opportunity to gain qualifications while they work. […]

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Eva is the star of new film to help children coming into hospital

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A Sutton in Craven youngster is the star of a new film aimed at helping other children understand what coming into hospital is like, to help them get ready for their visit. 9 year old Eva Kitching who is a pupil at Sutton in Craven Community Primary School was put forward by mum, Amy Kitching […]

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