Category: theatres

Hundreds come to see behind the scenes at theatres open day

Posted on 10/15/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hundreds of people came to Airedale hospital on Saturday as the department opened their doors for the public to look behind the scenes at the ever popular theatres open day. There was fun and education for the whole family and the chance to meet the people behind the masks. People had the chance to find […]

Read more

Get behind the scenes at Airedale’s theatres open day

Posted on 10/01/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The operating theatres at Airedale hospital will be opening their doors for the public to look behind the scenes at the ever popular theatres open day. There will be fun and education for the whole family and a chance to meet the people behind their masks on Saturday 13 October, 11am-3pm. Find out how the […]

Read more

Staff come out from behind the theatre doors to promote their role

Posted on 05/14/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Theatre staff at Airedale Hospital were today marking National Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) Day – by coming out come out from behind closed theatre doors and showing colleagues and the public more about their profession and how important ODPs are to excellent patient care. Operating department practitioners work with patients of all ages and are […]

Read more

Airedale Anaesthetist gets Yorkshire sporting achievement award

Posted on 05/18/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital Anaesthetist Tom Hollins has been given a Yorkshire Society award for his sporting achievement of completing and winning the gruelling 268 mile Montane Spine Race.  The award, presented at the Yorkshire Society annual dinner and awards evening held at the Hilton Hotel in Leeds, was given to Tom in recognition of his win. […]

Read more

Get behind the scenes at Airedale’s theatre and endoscopy open day

Posted on 05/03/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The theatres and endoscopy unit at Airedale hospital will be opening their doors for the public to look behind the scenes at the ever popular Theatres Open Day. There will be fun and education for the whole family and a chance to meet the people behind their masks on Saturday 13 May from 11am – […]

Read more

26th August 2016 – blog by Jonathan Lockwood, graduate trainee about working for Airedale

Posted on 08/30/16 by AireAdmin No Comments

As I write this I know that tomorrow (Friday the 26th of August) is my last day in the organisation and I am forced to reflect on my time here. When I first stepped through the doors of Airedale Hospital I had no idea what to expect. I was excited about the opportunities that lie […]

Read more

6th May 2016 – Airedale joins dementia awareness campaign

Posted on 05/06/16 by AireAdmin

Staff at Airedale Hospital are joining a national campaign to raise awareness of dementia amongst patients, carers and members of the public. They will be having an information stand on site during the week from Monday 16 May, on the balcony above the trust headquarters entrance and talking to colleagues and carers about ‘Johns Campaign’ […]

Read more

2nd May 2016 – Theatre staff celebrate 20 years of working in a better environment at Airedale

Posted on 05/05/16 by AireAdmin

A celebration is being held for operating theatre staff at Airedale Hospital to mark 20 years since their new building opened. Around 80 employees work in the theatres including nurses, consultants, clinical theatre managers, healthcare support workers, recovery staff and operating department practitioners plus anaesthetists and surgeons and they will be discussing how times have […]

Read more

22nd December 2015 – An Airedale anaesthetist joins global campaigners for a ‘greener’ world

Posted on 12/22/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

The irony of flying half way round the world to California to lobby about sustainability was not lost on anaesthetist and eco warrior Frank Swinton. He had sleepless nights over whether to take up the offer and speak about his passion at the American Society of Anesthesiologists annual event in San Diego held last month […]

Read more

22nd December 2015 – An Airedale anaesthetist joins global campaigners for a ‘greener’ world

Posted on 12/22/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

It was the first time I had flown for five years when I took part in the American Society of Anesthesiologists annual event in San Diego and spoke about my passion – sustainability. The irony of flying half way round the world to California to do this wasn’t lost on me and I had several […]

Read more