Category: Rheumatology

Airedale staff ‘go behind the smile’ to raise awareness of Rheumatoid arthritis

Posted on 06/21/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Staff at Airedale Hospital are encouraging people to ‘go behind the smile’ to raise awareness of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), an invisible illness that affects 690,000 people in the UK. If someone breaks their arm we can see their injury and understand their limitations. But for the millions of people who are living with an invisible […]

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10th October 2017 – Rheumatology Nurse at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust highly commended in charity awards

Posted on 10/10/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

Kelly Hayes-Head, Senior Rheumatology Nurse at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has received Highly Commended in the Patients’ Choice Awards from the National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society (NASS). The awards were voted for online by patients who nominated health care professionals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help people with ankylosing spondylitis […]

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26 August 2016 – Rhuematology trio in training to boost Manorlands charity

Posted on 08/28/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

A rheumatology trio at Airedale Hospital are taking part in the starlight hike to boost funds for Manorlands. They are Kelly Hayes-Head, rheumatology nurse, of Skipton and secretaries Becky Miller, Silsden and Estelle Dean, of Barnoldswick. It is a 10k hike around Oxenhope and Bronte county on Saturday 3rd September. They are all fitness fanatics […]

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16th October 2012 – Help patients to learn more about lupus

Posted on 10/16/12 by AireAdmin

Rheumatology nurses at Airedale Hospital are joining a national campaign to raise awareness of Lupus disease this month (October). They have put together an information display for staff, patients and visitors which will be in the hospital from Monday 15 October. GPs and other health professionals may fail to recognise the illness as it can […]

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