Category: All Press Releases

Engineering company donate Easter eggs to children’s ward

Posted on 04/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Howard Civil Engineering, based in Leeds, have donated Easter eggs for children at Airedale hospital’s children’s ward over the Bank Holiday weekend. The engineering firm will be working on the Hard Ings roadworks in Keighley for the next year, and wanted to give something back to the local community. Abbie Harrop from Howard Civil Engineering, […]

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Friends donate vital heart monitor

Posted on 04/16/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Friends of Airedale have funded a vital heart monitor for the stroke unit at Airedale Hospital, helping detect heart conditions and reduce the risk of further strokes. The pocket sized Novacor device monitors for a heart condition called Atrial fibrillation (AF), which is often found in patients who subsequently have a stroke.  A person with […]

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Easter Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times

Posted on 04/12/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Easter Bank Holiday weekend is coming up, which means there are different opening times at pharmacies in the area. Click this link to find your local pharmacy opening times:

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Trust named as finalist for HSJ Value award

Posted on 03/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

      We are proud to announce the trust has been named as a finalist for a Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value award in the category of NHS Support Service Initiative of the Year – for our work to reduce spending on agency staffing. The HSJ Value Awards recognise excellent use of resources, and […]

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Successful maternity open day back for a second year

Posted on 03/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The maternity department at Airedale Hospital is inviting the public to join them for their second Maternity Open Day. Taking place on Saturday 6 April in the education centre at Airedale Hospital, the Open Day will include a variety of information stalls, a raffle, tombola and face painting, as well as the opportunity to have […]

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Annual staff awards celebration

Posted on 03/19/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Dedicated healthcare heroes have been honoured at a special awards event to celebrate the outstanding work done every day by staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust – and it was Specialist Nurse Pat Dyminksi, the driving force behind the new mobile cancer unit, who swept the board, winning three awards for her work. The fifth […]

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Full list of Winners, Highly Commended and Commended from our Pride of Airedale Awards 2019

Posted on 03/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The 2019 Pride of Airedale Awards   Here’s our full list of Winners, Highly Commended and Commended colleagues:  Partnership Award Winners – Ian Donoghue & Pat Dyminski, Haematology and Oncology Day Unit (HODU) Highly Commended Multi-Agency Team Sue Ryder Manorlands Palliative Rehabilitation Team Commended Craven Communities Together Group    Excellence in Innovation Award Winner – […]

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Nominations open tomorrow for vacant governor seats

Posted on 03/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Nominations open tomorrow for our governor seats. We have a number of Public Governor seats available across Keighley, Bingley, Skipton, Ilkley and Craven in these areas: Skipton Ilkley and Wharfedale South Craven Craven Bingley Bingley Rural Keighley West and Worth Valley Settle and Mid Craven Rest of England A series of events are being staged […]

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‘Looking out for our neighbours’ targets social isolation in Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven

Posted on 03/15/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A new campaign that aims to help prevent loneliness and social isolation in local communities is being launched across Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven today (15 March).

The ‘Looking out for our neighbours’ campaign, created by the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership, encourages local people to do simple things to look out for one another to help improve the wellbeing of other residents in the area.

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‘Good’ CQC rating for Airedale

Posted on 03/14/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded an overall ‘Good’ rating for their recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection combined with their NHS Improvement Use of Resources review. The inspection, which took place in November and December, reviewed and rated: Five core services: urgent and emergency care, medical care, surgery, diagnostics, and critical care Whether […]

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