Archive: July, 2019

Butterfly release in the Sunbeam Garden on 28 July

Posted on 07/15/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Sunday 28 July at 12 noon we are having our first butterfly release in our beautiful Sunbeam baby and child remembrance garden, thanks to the amazing support from SiMBA, Aidan’s Elephants and the Sunbeam support group. This is a family friendly event where there will be a short service before the butterflies are released […]

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A tasty fundraising idea supports Airedale Hospital

Posted on 07/12/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A former patient of Airedale’s Children’s services has used her culinary skills to raise money for the hospital. Matilda Couzens, age 9, from Harden made and sold jam to raise money to buy books for the Children’s Outpatients waiting rooms. She presented the books to consultant paediatrician Dr Amanda Davey. Matilda said:  “I made the […]

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Airedale nurse who enabled cancer patients to access life prolonging drug wins top accolade

Posted on 07/10/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

An Airedale nurse who ensured her ovarian cancer patients had access to a new drug that could give them extra months of life has won a prestigious UK award. Amy Dugdale, who works for Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, was announced winner of the Macmillan Cancer Support- sponsored Cancer Nursing category of the RCNi Nurse Awards […]

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Legacy funds Airedale’s own cancer research project

Posted on 07/01/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A legacy left by a patient who was cared for and who passed away at Airedale Hospital has funded a new research project, which hopes to create a more accurate blood test to improve cancer diagnosis. The patient specifically wanted to help cancer research and the project focuses on cancer of the ovary, which is […]

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Recruitment event for Allied Health Professionals

Posted on 07/01/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale hospital’s therapy teams are holding a recruitment event to invite allied health professionals (AHPs) to join their ranks. The recruitment event will take place on Wednesday 17 July from 3pm to 7pm in the education centre (building 18) at Airedale Hospital. This event is for qualified or newly qualified AHPs, people considering an AHP […]

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