Archive: July, 2018

Rachel contributes to national debate on telemedicine

Posted on 07/31/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Our nurse consultant Rachel Binks shared our experiences of using telemedicine and contributed to an article in a national publication on the telemedicine service. ‘Telemedicine: Is it really worth it? A perspective from evidence and experience’ https://hijournal.bcs.org/index.php/jhi/article/view/957/1032

Read more

Nursery party marks a milestone

Posted on 07/27/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                    Mortar boards, certificates and bubbles were the order of the day as 33 children took part in a special graduation party at Nightingales Nursery, Airedale Hospital. The celebration for children and their parents marked the important milestone of moving on to primary school. To honour […]

Read more

Winners announced in special NHS70 art competition

Posted on 07/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Alfie Danvers – Winner in age 4-7 category                                                                       The winning entries in the Airedale Hospital art competition were announced last […]

Read more

New director joins Airedale Board

Posted on 07/12/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Mark Lam, a new non-executive director with a global background in digital communications and who is a committed advocate for inclusion and diversity, has joined the board at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. Mark is originally from Singapore where his family has always been involved in public service. Mark says: ‘The NHS is unique in the world, […]

Read more

Cancer Recovery Package Patient Survey

Posted on 07/11/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Are you a cancer patient who has received treatment in West Yorkshire and Harrogate? Then we would like to ask for your views. Our West Yorkshire and Harrogate Cancer Alliance is keen to find out patients’ experience of being offered any of the different parts of the ‘Recovery Package’, which means that the support you […]

Read more

Notice of Annual Members Meeting

Posted on 07/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Annual Members Meeting of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust will be held at 2pm in the Lecture Theatre, Education Centre at Airedale Hospital, Skipton Road, Steeton, BD20 6TD, on Thursday 26 July 2018.  All members are welcome to attend and hear from Directors and the Lead Governor on the activities of the hospital during the […]

Read more

Family make a special donation to bring comfort to critical care unit

Posted on 07/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The family of a Craven man who was cared for in the Critical Care unit at Airedale Hospital have made a special donation in his honour, so other families can sleep in comfort at the bedside. Donald Heslop from Skipton, sadly passed away on the unit last year and the family wanted to show their […]

Read more

Hospital celebrates NHS 70

Posted on 07/05/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

It’s no ordinary birthday and so staff at Airedale Hospital have been taking part in a week of celebrations, culminating today as the NHS turns 70. Since its formation on 5 July 1948, the NHS has transformed the health and wellbeing of the nation and become the envy of the world and so the Trust […]

Read more

Drama students highlight dangers of child sexual exploitation

Posted on 07/04/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Drama students from South Craven school opened a special conference on Safeguarding at Airedale Hospital last week, with a performance on the theme of child sexual exploitation and trafficking. The annual conference is part of Bradford Safeguarding week and brings together professionals including health staff, social care and police, with the aim of highlighting the […]

Read more