Category: Outpatients

Airedale Hospital surgeons launch first NHS one stop clinic for shoulder pain

Posted on 10/14/20 by AireAdmin

Orthopaedic Surgeons at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in West Yorkshire have launched the first NHS ‘one-stop’ upper limb clinic to include a consultant radiologist, significantly reducing waiting and treatment times for patients with shoulder pain. The new clinic which opened this week will mean patients with shoulder or elbow problems including bursitis, impingement or rotator […]

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Trust staff create special face masks for children

Posted on 08/24/20 by AireAdmin

A care worker at Airedale Hospital has created special face masks for children to help them feel less anxious when they come for their appointment. The move aims to help children feel more relaxed when they come into hospital which has strict safety protocols in place for patients and staff to prevent the spread of coronavirus. […]

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Airedale play team provide distraction during hospital visits

Posted on 07/31/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The play team at Airedale Hospital are transforming the experiences of children coming to hospital by providing play and distraction to help them through their treatment. Play Specialist Katrina Embleton and Play Leader Karen Reece are now offering a 7 day service whereby staff can call on them to support and distract a child who […]

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9th October 2015 – Improved Hospital shop and reception area for outpatients at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 10/14/15 by AireAdmin

The shop and reception area in the main outpatients department at Airedale Hospital are being redesigned for the benefit of patients. The cafe area and shop, which is run by volunteers, will be closed during the work, however the reception area and outpatients department will remain open throughout. The £160,000 facelift is being funded by […]

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14th May 2015 – Save time checking in for hospital appointments

Posted on 05/14/15 by AireAdmin

Patients can now use touch screens to allow them to check-in more quickly to their outpatients’ appointments at Airedale Hospital. Three kiosks have been installed in the main outpatient’s area and additional screens are also being fitted at the Day Hospital entrance and the corridor area outside the Richardson Clinic and the women’s and children’s […]

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