Archive: September, 2019

Think carefully before going to A&E

Posted on 09/27/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Doctors at Airedale Hospital and Bradford Royal Infirmary are reminding people to think carefully before going to A&E. The Emergency Departments at both hospitals are very busy, and there have been higher than usual admissions to inpatient wards. “We have had an exceptionally busy week, and are continuing to experience significant pressure,” explains Airedale NHS […]

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Tinnitus group gets gold standard

Posted on 09/24/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A tinnitus support group which meets at Airedale Hospital has become one of the first groups in the country to be awarded the Gold Standard for tinnitus support groups by the British Tinnitus Association (BTA). The group, led by senior audiologist at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, Katie Davenport, enables people with tinnitus to meet others […]

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Speak up for safety blog

Posted on 09/17/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Tuesday 17 September is World Patient Safety Day, and Amanda Stanford, associate director of patient safety and quality, is starting a new series of blog posts on the topic of ‘Speak Up For Safety’. Read on for the first installment… I have recently joined Airedale NHS Foundation Trust as Director of Quality and Patient Safety.  […]

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New free massage service launched for patients with cancer

Posted on 09/03/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

It’s the little things that can make a difference if you’re going through cancer treatment and a new massage treatment service is now being offered to patients of Airedale hospital to help improve their health and wellbeing. The wellness service for patients with cancer was launched today (Mon 2 Sept) thanks to an exciting new […]

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