Category: premises

Staff get special preview of new Acute Assessment Unit

Posted on 04/06/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Staff and volunteers at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust got a special preview this week of the new £7m Acute Assessment unit as the Trust’s construction partner, Integrated Health Projects, gets ready to hand the building over to the trust as it nears completion. The new 48 bed unit, which opens to patients in late April, […]

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Airedale Domestic staff lead the way in national training programme

Posted on 07/24/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The domestic staff at Airedale Hospital have been sharing their expertise across the country, by advising on a new national training programme for cleaning professionals across the NHS. The team have been a pilot site for the launch of the Association of Healthcare Cleaning Professionals (AHCP ) Competency & Knowledge Workbook – completion of which […]

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Friends help give a garden makeover to hospital courtyards

Posted on 07/04/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Friends of Airedale have given the Airedale Hospital courtyards a boost by providing funding of £5000 to help maintain the lovely garden spaces for patients and visitors. The Friends have bought a storage shed for each courtyard and the remainder of the money can be spent on plants, planters, benches or any other equipment […]

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Building work starts on new Acute Assessment Unit

Posted on 03/06/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured L to R: Richard Attley, Project Manager, Integrated Health Projects, Nicola Riley Capital Manager, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Daron Walker, Construction Manager, Integrated Health Projects.   It was an exciting time at Airedale Hospital this week as contractors broke ground to start the build proper on the new £6m acute assessment unit – the […]

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30th August 2016 – Plans unveiled to build new facility to improve urgent assessment of patients at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 08/30/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Plans to develop a new £6m Acute Assessment Unit are underway at Airedale Hospital to help provide better short stay facilities and reduce the number of patients admitted unnecessarily. The unit will be next to the trust’s Emergency Department allowing staff to work together more efficiently across several disciplines which will help to ease workforce […]

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10th March 2016 – New signs go up at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 03/10/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured with the new signs at Airedale Hospital are: – John Lofthouse, section leader of the hospital guides; Amy Sikkes, business development support manager and Paul King, estates project officer. A plan to install 900 new internal and external signs at the site of Airedale Hospital is almost complete. They are part of the new […]

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11th February 2016 – Making it easier for patients to find their way around Airedale Hospital

Posted on 02/11/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

A new signage system is being introduced at Airedale Hospital to help patients find their way around the site more easily. This is because the hospital has developed significantly causing the existing signs to be outdated. Around 900 signs, both internal and external, are being replaced between Monday  29 February and Friday 11 Marchby Nuneaton […]

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