Category: Trust news

8th March 2016 – New signs go up at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 03/08/16 by AireAdmin

A couple of the first of 900 signs (pictured) have gone up at the site of Airedale Hospital. They are part of the new system introduced to replace outdated signs and help patients find their way around the hospital more easily – especially the first time they visit. David Moss, interim deputy director of strategy, […]

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23rd February 2016 – Staff say Airedale Hospital acts on patient feedback

Posted on 02/23/16 by AireAdmin

Feedback from patients is used effectively say employees of Airedale hospital according to this year’s national staff survey. The latest findings, published today (Tuesday 23 February), showed that Airedale NHS Foundation Trust’s best scores when compared to other similar trusts were for the number of respondents who said they had effective team working and that […]

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29th December 2015 – Local boy wins competition to create Christmas card

Posted on 12/29/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

A local boy showed off his creative talent to win a competition to design a Christmas card for Airedale Hospital. Nine-year-old Simon Hudson, from Braithwaite, was chosen as the winner of the festive contest for his Christmas pudding design by Bridget Fletcher, chief executive, Michael Luger, chairman, and Joanne Newman, matron for children’s services at […]

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15th October 2015 – Hospital and local students support safeguarding week 2015

Posted on 10/15/15 by AireAdmin

Students from South Craven School will be performing a drama bases around human trafficking at Airedale Hospital next week (19 October) in support of Safeguarding Week 2015. The performance, by the year 13 drama group at the school, will take place as part of the annual safeguarding conference at the hospital to open the event. […]

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21st August 2015 – Crowds flock to enjoy summer fun at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 08/24/15 by AireAdmin

From Bollywood dancing to bike race challenges and realistic wound ‘movie make up’ to treating a life-like medical mannequin – these were just some of the attractions at Airedale Hospital’s open day yesterday (20 August). More than 800 people of all ages turned out to the event staged in a marquee in the education centre […]

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30th July 2015 – New member joins helm of Airedale Hospital

Posted on 07/30/15 by AireAdmin

Shazad Sarwar is joining the Board of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust from 1  August as a new non-executive director. He lives in Nelson and is currently chief executive of Whitefield Youth Association, a youth charity based in Pendle, which helps young people at risk of isolation and facing social economic disadvantage by providing practical support […]

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16th July – Annual Members Meeting for Airedale Hospital

Posted on 07/16/15 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is holding its annual members meeting in the lecture theatre, in the education centre at Airedale Hospital on Thursday 30 July at 2.00pm. The meeting will include an annual members report from the council of governors, a review of activities at the trust during 2014/15, details of the annual quality report […]

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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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28th May 2015 – Health bosses take their public board meeting to Settle

Posted on 05/28/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital’s board of directors are taking to the road and stopping off in Settle to find out what are the burning health issues for residents. They will also be letting people know about the latest developments in health care at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and how services are managed and delivered. There will also […]

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22nd May 2015 – Airedale Hospital named as one of the CHKS 40 Top Hospitals 2015

Posted on 05/22/15 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been judged as one of the 40 top performing hospitals in the country. It was named as one of the CHKS 40 Top Hospitals for 2015 by the independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement at a ceremony this week (19 May). This is the fourth time that Airedale […]

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