Category: Awards

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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Rachel wins prestigious trauma audit award

Posted on 04/24/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A member of staff from the Emergency Department at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has won a prestigious award for her outstanding work with trauma data. Rachel Barratt, from Oakworth, was announced as the winner of The Woodford Award for TARN Audit Coordinator of the Year at an event held last week.  Now in their third […]

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Airedale consultant scoops Primrose Award

Posted on 03/20/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist from Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has won a Primrose Award for his ‘amazing contribution’ to caring for patients with endometriosis. Mr Stephen Porter was nominated by a number of his patients for the award which was announced at the Primrose Ball in Silsden. The award is given to a health […]

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Health heroes honoured at annual awards event

Posted on 03/13/18 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. The fourth annual Pride of Airedale Awards, which took place on 8 March at the Rendez-Vous Hotel in Skipton,  aim to recognise staff who do their utmost to look […]

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Airedale telehealth project wins national award

Posted on 12/29/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s Digital Hub has scooped a national award.

The Trust’s Telehealth in Care Homes project won Health Business magazine’s Telehealth award at a ceremony in London on 14 December.

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National award for stammering therapy service

Posted on 11/30/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A special telemedicine service run by Airedale Hospital’s speech and language therapy service which helps people who stammer has scooped a national award.

Specialist speech and language therapist Stephanie Burgess runs the service, offering people across the country help with managing their stammer via videolink to their laptops, tablets and mobile phones. The innovative service was entered for the Guardian Newspaper Public Sector awards and won the Digital and Technology category at a ceremony on 28 November in London.

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625 years of service recognised at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 11/30/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The longest serving members of staff, with 625 years of service between them, were presented with awards today, to mark and celebrate their commitment and service to Airedale Hospital. 24 members of staff, all with at least 25 years’ continuous service, received their awards from Chief Executive, Bridget Fletcher, in thanks for their dedication to […]

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Airedale nurse receives Queen’s Nurse title

Posted on 08/29/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A District Nurse Specialist Practitioner from Airedale Hospital has been awarded the title of ‘Queen’s Nurse’ in recognition of her high standards of practice and patient care. Trudy Balderson from Cracoe near Skipton who is Head of Community Services at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and based at Skipton Hospital, is to receive her accolade in […]

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Complex Care team is shortlisted for Nursing Times award

Posted on 08/15/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Complex Care team has been shortlisted for a prestigious Nursing Times award, in the ‘HRH The Prince of Wales Award for Integrated Approaches to Care’ category. The team was commissioned as a one year project from April 2016, and was subsequently re-commissioned for an additional two years. It is a […]

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