Archive: August, 2017

Airedale nurse receives Queen’s Nurse title

Posted on 08/29/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A District Nurse Specialist Practitioner from Airedale Hospital has been awarded the title of ‘Queen’s Nurse’ in recognition of her high standards of practice and patient care. Trudy Balderson from Cracoe near Skipton who is Head of Community Services at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and based at Skipton Hospital, is to receive her accolade in […]

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My role as an apprentice health care support worker

Posted on 08/21/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Name: Tracey Ross Age: 54 years old From: Newcastle upon Tyne Role: health care apprentice Hobbies: walking, hiking, travelling, outdoors and cooking. Aspirations: To gain further qualifications and increase my skill set, as well as become a reliable and competent team member on my ward. I went to the United States in 1987 to visit […]

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First class Family and Friends Test results for Airedale

Posted on 08/17/17 by AireAdmin

Patients are overwhelmingly recommending Airedale Hospital as a place for their family and friends to get treatment.

The Friends and Family Test, which was introduced nationally in 2013, asks patients to consider their experience of the hospital service that they’ve been using and state whether they would recommend the service to their friends or family. An incredible 97% of the 24,962 patients surveyed over the last year said that they were likely or extremely likely to recommend Airedale’s services, which include outpatient clinics, inpatient services, maternity and community services.

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Complex Care team is shortlisted for Nursing Times award

Posted on 08/15/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Complex Care team has been shortlisted for a prestigious Nursing Times award, in the ‘HRH The Prince of Wales Award for Integrated Approaches to Care’ category. The team was commissioned as a one year project from April 2016, and was subsequently re-commissioned for an additional two years. It is a […]

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Trust Governors reappoint Board members

Posted on 08/14/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s Council of Governors has reappointed two Board members for a further three years. The Council of Governors acts as a link between Foundation Trust members, the public and the Board of Directors. The Governors’ role is to represent the views of members and the public and by hold the Non-Executive Directors to account […]

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