Category: Awards

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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Maternity Bereavement Team Award Nomination

Posted on 06/20/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A hospital team which supports families who have lost babies through stillbirth, miscarriage or neonatal death has been nominated for a national award. The maternity bereavement service based at Airedale Hospital has been nominated for a national Butterfly Award, in the Best Hospital Bereavement Service category. The awards recognise the work of organisations and individuals […]

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Airedale Anaesthetist gets Yorkshire sporting achievement award

Posted on 05/18/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital Anaesthetist Tom Hollins has been given a Yorkshire Society award for his sporting achievement of completing and winning the gruelling 268 mile Montane Spine Race.  The award, presented at the Yorkshire Society annual dinner and awards evening held at the Hilton Hotel in Leeds, was given to Tom in recognition of his win. […]

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Airedale Hospital named as one of the CHKS 40Top Hospitals 2017

Posted on 05/16/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been judged as one of the 40 top performing hospitals in the country. It was named as one of the CHKS 40Top Hospitals 2017 by the independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement at a ceremony in London on 10 May.  This is the sixth time that Airedale has […]

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Hospital manager graduates from prestigious leadership programme

Posted on 05/08/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A senior manager from Airedale Hospital has graduated from the prestigious Nye Bevan Programme – designed to develop NHS leaders of the future. David Moss, Assistant Director of Estates and Facilities at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, gained a place after a competitive application process and as a result of completing the programme, he has been […]

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Cardiac rehabilitation team shortlisted for national award

Posted on 04/11/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Cardiac Rehabilitation Team at Airedale Hospital have been shortlisted for a British Heart Foundation Alliance Award for ‘Integrated Care’. The team supports patients with heart conditions, and their families, in the hospital and in the community. They run an interactive  ‘healthy heart’ education programme and 3 cardiac rehabilitation exercise classes with the aim of […]

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