Archive: April, 2019

Community team can now update patient records on the go

Posted on 04/29/19 by AireAdmin

The community teams from Airedale and Skipton Hospital can now update patient records on their laptops on the go, after successfully moving to agile working.  The completion of the 6 month project means staff can now see and update records in real time, improving communication between professionals and saving time so more patients can be […]

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Airedale nurses to be on hand to offer asthma advice

Posted on 04/29/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Imagine being paralysed by fear as you struggle to breathe, unable to speak, unable to ask for help. That’s what an asthma attack feels like.  Many people who have the condition believe that their asthma is well controlled but it is important to have regular reviews and so on World Asthma Day the respiratory nurses […]

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Engineering company donate Easter eggs to children’s ward

Posted on 04/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Howard Civil Engineering, based in Leeds, have donated Easter eggs for children at Airedale hospital’s children’s ward over the Bank Holiday weekend. The engineering firm will be working on the Hard Ings roadworks in Keighley for the next year, and wanted to give something back to the local community. Abbie Harrop from Howard Civil Engineering, […]

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Friends donate vital heart monitor

Posted on 04/16/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Friends of Airedale have funded a vital heart monitor for the stroke unit at Airedale Hospital, helping detect heart conditions and reduce the risk of further strokes. The pocket sized Novacor device monitors for a heart condition called Atrial fibrillation (AF), which is often found in patients who subsequently have a stroke.  A person with […]

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Easter Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times

Posted on 04/12/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Easter Bank Holiday weekend is coming up, which means there are different opening times at pharmacies in the area. Click this link to find your local pharmacy opening times:

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