Category: Trust news

New Chief Allied Health Professional appointed

Posted on 12/14/20 by AireAdmin

Jon Lee has been appointed as the new Chief Allied Health Professional (AHP) at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. Jon who joined the trust last week, will lead and develop Allied Health Professional services within Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and as part of the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Integrated Care System. AHPs are the third largest […]

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£16 million to help more hospitals introduce digital prescribing

Posted on 11/18/20 by AireAdmin

16 hospitals across England will receive a share of nearly £16 million to introduce electronic prescriptions Digital prescribing systems will replace outdated paper prescriptions, improving patient safety and reducing errors On course to eliminate paper prescribing in hospitals and achieve NHS Long Term Plan commitment to introduce digital prescribing across the entire NHS by 2024 […]

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HRH The Prince of Wales thanks “remarkable” NHS staff in personal video message to celebrate 50th anniversary

Posted on 10/23/20 by AireAdmin

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales surprised staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust today with a very personal video message, to commemorate their 50th anniversary and to express his “heartfelt thanks and kindest wishes” to the NHS staff for their work during the pandemic. Airedale Hospital in West Yorkshire celebrates its 50th anniversary this […]

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Reintroduction of parking charges

Posted on 09/28/20 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation is reintroducing parking charges at Airedale Hospital for patients and visitors from 5 October.  As more of the Trust’s clinics and services restart, there is a greater need for parking spaces for patients and visitors. Over the past few weeks the Trust has had feedback from patients and visitors about the challenges […]

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Watch our Annual Members’ Meeting and AGM online

Posted on 09/22/20 by AireAdmin

The Trust’s Annual Members Meeting (AMM) and Annual General Meeting (AGM) took place on Friday 18 September, led by Chair Andrew Gold, CEO Brendan Brown and Lead Governor Jerry Stanford.  If you would like to watch the meeting, click on the link below which will take you to the recording on YouTube. Watch Airedale’s AMM/AGM […]

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Join our virtual Annual General Meeting on 18 September

Posted on 08/28/20 by AireAdmin

The Trust’s Annual Members Meeting and Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 18 September 1.30pm – 3.15pm. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic this will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams Live.

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Plaque to honour Captain Tom unveiled at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 04/30/20 by AireAdmin

A plaque to honour Captain Tom Moore has been unveiled at Airedale Hospital, near Keighley, to coincide with his 100th birthday.

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Lean On Me musical message to Captain Tom and everyone from Airedale Hospital choir

Posted on 04/30/20 by AireAdmin

To coincide with Captain Tom Moore’s 100th birthday, staff from Airedale Hospital outside his hometown of Keighley have joined forces to record a musical message to their colleagues, families, patients, other key workers and the local community.

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Hospital support roles for immediate start

Posted on 03/19/20 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust’s wholly owned subsidiary AGH Solutions is looking to recruit people who are immediately available to work in various roles, including hospitality, cleaning, transport, switchboard, laundry, maintenance, security, housekeeping, finance, procurement or portering, dependent on skills and abilities. 

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Suspension of non-urgent elective operations

Posted on 03/18/20 by AireAdmin

Rob Aitchison, Chief Operating Officer of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust said: 

“As the Chief Medical Officer has stated, NHS services are likely to come under intense pressure as the coronavirus spreads, and we need to ensure that we have as many beds available as possible when the number of infections peaks. 

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