Archive: October, 2020

Why speaking up matters

Posted on 10/18/20 by AireAdmin

October is Freedom To Speak Up (FTSU) month and Jo Harrison, Director of People and OD, has written a short blog to explain why speaking up is important at Airedale. What’s your name and what is your role? Hello my name is Jo Harrison, I am the Director of People and Organisational Development here at […]

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Airedale Hospital surgeons launch first NHS one stop clinic for shoulder pain

Posted on 10/14/20 by AireAdmin

Orthopaedic Surgeons at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in West Yorkshire have launched the first NHS ‘one-stop’ upper limb clinic to include a consultant radiologist, significantly reducing waiting and treatment times for patients with shoulder pain. The new clinic which opened this week will mean patients with shoulder or elbow problems including bursitis, impingement or rotator […]

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New lead governor appointed at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 10/07/20 by AireAdmin

Karen Ellison, a medico-legal consultant from Burley in Wharfedale, is the new lead governor at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust.  Karen joined the Council of Governors 18 months ago when she was elected to represent Ilkley and Wharfedale and takes over from Jerry Stanford in the role.   She qualified as a doctor in 1987 and specialised in […]

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