Category: Awards

Trust named as finalist for HSJ Value award

Posted on 03/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

      We are proud to announce the trust has been named as a finalist for a Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value award in the category of NHS Support Service Initiative of the Year – for our work to reduce spending on agency staffing. The HSJ Value Awards recognise excellent use of resources, and […]

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Annual staff awards celebration

Posted on 03/19/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Dedicated healthcare heroes have been honoured at a special awards event to celebrate the outstanding work done every day by staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust – and it was Specialist Nurse Pat Dyminksi, the driving force behind the new mobile cancer unit, who swept the board, winning three awards for her work. The fifth […]

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Full list of Winners, Highly Commended and Commended from our Pride of Airedale Awards 2019

Posted on 03/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The 2019 Pride of Airedale Awards   Here’s our full list of Winners, Highly Commended and Commended colleagues:  Partnership Award Winners – Ian Donoghue & Pat Dyminski, Haematology and Oncology Day Unit (HODU) Highly Commended Multi-Agency Team Sue Ryder Manorlands Palliative Rehabilitation Team Commended Craven Communities Together Group    Excellence in Innovation Award Winner – […]

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Trust receives accreditation for excellent endoscopy service

Posted on 01/28/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The team from the endoscopy unit at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust were delighted to hear the unit had once again been awarded full accreditation by the Joint Advisory Group (JAG) of the Royal College of Physicians for its excellent endoscopy services. An endoscopy is a procedure where the inside of the body is examined internally using […]

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Airedale Hospital receives silver award for supporting the Armed Forces

Posted on 12/11/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is one of 5 organisations from West Yorkshire who each received a certificate signed by the Secretary of State for Defence and the Chief of the Defence Staff. They were among only twelve organisations from across the Yorkshire region which have been successful in winning the award. Each winning organisation has […]

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Over 900 years of service recognised at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 12/06/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Long serving members of staff, with a tremendous 911 years of service between them, were presented with awards yesterday, to mark and celebrate their commitment and service to Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. 34 members of staff, all with at least 25 years’ continuous service, received their awards from Chief Executive, Brendan Brown, in thanks for […]

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Stammering team shortlisted for HSJ award

Posted on 09/03/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

          The stammering therapy team at Airedale Hospital have been shortlisted for a prestigious national award for their innovative service offered UK-wide for patients who stammer. The project, which has already won a Guardian Public Service Award, offers a specialist speech therapy service to adults across the UK via videolink to […]

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Physiotherapist receives Yorkshire Women of Achievement Award

Posted on 08/28/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

          A physiotherapist from Airedale Hospital has been given a ‘Yorkshire women of achievement’ award for her outstanding contribution to Manorlands, the Sue Ryder hospice in Keighley. The awards celebrated Yorkshire women who work in the fields of business, education, sport, arts and health, as well as paying tribute to those […]

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Second Airedale nurse receives Queen’s Nurse title

Posted on 05/31/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A second community nurse from Airedale Hospital has been awarded the title of ‘Queen’s Nurse’ in recognition of her high standards of practice and patient care. Liz Thwaite from Airton near Malham is Clinical Lead for Community Nursing at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and based at Skipton Hospital, and will receive her accolade at a […]

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Airedale in top 5 Trusts for a national CHKS patient safety award

Posted on 05/16/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital has been named as one of the top 5 trusts for the CHKS Top Hospitals programme national patient safety award 2018 – the only trust in the North of England. The CHKS Top Hospitals awards celebrate excellence throughout the UK and are given to acute sector organisations for their achievements in healthcare quality […]

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