Category: Maternity

Successful maternity open day back for a second year

Posted on 03/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The maternity department at Airedale Hospital is inviting the public to join them for their second Maternity Open Day. Taking place on Saturday 6 April in the education centre at Airedale Hospital, the Open Day will include a variety of information stalls, a raffle, tombola and face painting, as well as the opportunity to have […]

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Donation for new mums

Posted on 03/05/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured: Alison Mastrantuono, Janet Jackson and Kathryn Spencer from the new born hearing screening team with Rev. Hugh Fielden, Anne-Marie Foster and Vera Cocker from All Saints Church, Earby. Volunteers from All Saints Church in Earby have donated essential products for new mums at Airedale hospital. Several bags containing baby wipes, clothes, lotion, nappies, and […]

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Keighley group makes donation in memory of Isobel Scarborough

Posted on 02/11/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A group which has helped improve the health and activity of elderly people in Keighley for over a quarter of century has made a donation this week to Airedale Hospital, in memory of one of its founding members, Isobel Scarborough. Isobel was well known in Keighley and was a driving force in many local voluntary […]

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Airedale Hospital maternity care gets an excellent report from new mums

Posted on 01/29/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital has been highlighted as providing excellent maternity care and treatment, according to a survey published today by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The survey received responses from more than 17,600 women who had a baby in February last year and it covers all aspects of maternity care; from the first time they saw […]

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Special donation for babies with jaundice

Posted on 01/14/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

With the kind help of a family from Micklethwaite, a half marathon run and Friends of Airedale, a NeoBLUE phototherapy unit has arrived for use on the maternity unit at Airedale Hospital. Jon Warrick and his wife Santa Cordero sadly lost their baby when she was stillborn at the hospital but they wanted to help […]

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Special tributes for baby loss awareness week

Posted on 10/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                  Airedale Hospital was lit up in pink and blue this week to show support for baby loss awareness week 2018.  The annual week, now in its 16th year, is an opportunity for bereaved parents, families and friends, to commemorate babies’ lives and break the silence around […]

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Celebrating midwives and new survey launch

Posted on 05/21/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Midwives at Airedale hospital welcomed in families to celebrate International Day of the Midwife on 5 May 2018 – the internationally recognised day for highlighting the work of midwives. The event asked for families who had previously used Airedale’s maternity services to come and give their feedback about their experience, whilst enjoying enjoy coffee and […]

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International Day of the Midwife at Airedale hospital

Posted on 04/27/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale hospital’s midwives are inviting parents to give their feedback at a special coffee and cake event to celebrate the International Day of the Midwife. The event will take place on Saturday 5 May in the hospital’s education centre lounge and is open to all parents who have had babies at Airedale. Parents can come […]

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Success at maternity open day

Posted on 02/20/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hundreds of people flocked through the doors of Airedale hospital to be part of their first maternity services open day on Saturday. The open day was enjoyed by new parents, mums-to-be and lots of families, as well as those interested in pursuing a career as a midwife. Visitors had the opportunity to chat to maternity […]

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Airedale Hospital maternity care gives a positive experience

Posted on 02/05/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital has been highlighted as providing a positive experience for maternity care and treatment, according to a survey published this week by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). 18,000 people in England were surveyed and women were asked questions about all aspects of their maternity care, from the first time they saw a clinician or […]

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