Category: Emergency department

Hearts in Little Hands named as regional winners in Parliamentary Awards

Posted on 11/24/20 by AireAdmin

A group of doctors and nurses from Airedale Hospital have been shortlisted for an NHS Parliamentary Award after being nominated by local MP Robbie Moore. ‘Hearts in Little Hands’ are a team from the hospital’s Emergency Department who teach children, parents and carers CPR and basic life saving skills. The team who before the pandemic […]

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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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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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Think carefully before going to A&E

Posted on 10/27/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Doctors at Airedale Hospital are asking people to use alternatives to A&E on Saturday 28 October, due to important scheduled maintenance work on the IT system. There will be a site-wide network outage on Saturday 28 October for approximately 6 hours, which will affect the connection to internal and external systems as well as internet access, […]

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Children learn from the experts on restart a heart day

Posted on 10/18/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A group of children from an Ilkley preschool had some special guests on Restart a Heart Day to teach them vital skills for dealing with an emergency. The Restart a Heart initiative aims to teach children and young people basic life support with CPR lessons around the country to get thousands of school children to […]

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