Category: Pathology

New pathology lab brings first class testing to Airedale and Bradford

Posted on 08/01/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

            A new pathology laboratory with the latest technology has opened today (1 Aug), based at Airedale General Hospital, bringing first class testing facilities to the area.  This is the latest phase in a £2m investment in pathology services in Bradford and Airedale. Pathology at Airedale Hospital is delivered by […]

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26th June 2015 – Streamlining pathology with a major refurbishment

Posted on 06/29/15 by AireAdmin

A £400,000 refurbishment of Airedale Hospital’s pathology department has been completed to provide extra space so the team can cope with an increase in business and work more efficiently. It features a bright new reception with a seating area to provide a warmer welcome for visitors. The work to separate the labs from administrative areas, […]

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30th December 2014 – Temporary closure of X-ray and blood test services at Skipton Hospital

Posted on 12/30/14 by AireAdmin No Comments

X-ray and blood test services at Skipton Hospital are closed temporarily during part of January due to essential electrical work. Patients with appointments for either radiology or phlebotomy services have been notified and will attend clinics at alternative venues, such as Airedale General Hospital, for approximately two weeks in the New Year. Patients who usually […]

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14 February 2014 – Streamlining pathology at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 02/17/14 by AireAdmin

A £400,000 refurbishment of Airedale Hospital’s pathology department is underway to provide extra space so the team can cope with an increase in business and work more efficiently. It is expected to be completed by August and is being carried out in nine phases so that they team can be fully operational throughout the process. […]

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4th October 2013 – Airedale’s great bake sales raises over £1,000

Posted on 10/08/13 by AireAdmin

Kind hearted amateur bakers at Airedale Hospital have raised more than £1,000 for two charities. Colleagues from the hospital’s human resources, pathology and anaesthetic and theatre departments set up stalls in staff rooms to tempt teams to part with their pennies for good causes.  The bake sales, which took place over two days, raised more […]

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6 November 2012 – Airedale’s phlebotomists have a new image

Posted on 11/06/12 by AireAdmin

Airedale Hospital’s phlebotomy (blood collectors) team are proud of their new ‘look’ – they are now sporting dark purple uniforms. Previously the staff, who run a drop-in service taking blood from patients, between 8.45am – 4.30pm, in the outpatient’s department, wore white ones with an aqua trim. The team is part of the pathology department […]

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