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Staff open day celebrates differences

Posted on 10/18/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

            It was all about celebrating differences at the staff health and wellbeing day at Airedale Hospital last week with over 400 members of staff dropping in to the annual event on Friday. There were 35 interactive stands and several zones to visit including an inclusion zone where they could […]

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Special tributes for baby loss awareness week

Posted on 10/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                  Airedale Hospital was lit up in pink and blue this week to show support for baby loss awareness week 2018.  The annual week, now in its 16th year, is an opportunity for bereaved parents, families and friends, to commemorate babies’ lives and break the silence around […]

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Celebrating allied health professionals at Airedale

Posted on 10/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Allied health professionals (AHPs) at Airedale held a celebration event on Monday 15 October on the first national AHP day, with tea and cake and the launch of their new strategy. National AHP day is an opportunity to understand, recognise and celebrate the fundamental role AHPs have in transforming health, care and wellbeing for patients […]

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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 […]

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Superheroes visit for national play in hospital week

Posted on 10/15/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Young patients and staff at Airedale Hospital have been celebrating National Play in Hospital Week by meeting some everyday superheroes. The week of events, which ran from Monday 8th–12th October, was organised by the National Association of Health Play Specialists (NAHPS) and supported by Starlight Children’s Foundation, a national charity which provides play and distraction […]

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The tree of Tranquility and sunbeam garden open day

Posted on 10/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A special place at Airedale Hospital where bereaved parents can remember their children will host an open day this week. The event is at the Sunbeam Garden and its Tree of Tranquility sculpture from noon on Sunday October 14. The sculpture was placed in the hospital’s grounds in May and is the first tree to […]

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Staff and nursery children build a food mile for Skipton Food Bank

Posted on 10/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Children from Nightingales Day Nursery at Airedale Hospital helped staff build a food mile this week to show the hospital’s support for Skipton food bank, which supports needy families in the area. Skipton food bank is managed by and based at Skipton Baptist Church and their parcels help single people and families who have found […]

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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 […]

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West Yorkshire and Harrogate vision for carers event

Posted on 09/25/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

West Yorkshire and Harrogate, Health and Care Partnership(WY&H HCP) shared their vision and aspirations for unpaid carers, including young carers, living across the area at a special event in Leeds today (25 September).

Over 60 health and care professionals working in primary care including GP practices, social care and the community sector attended the event to find out how they can contribute to the WY&H HCP vision for unpaid carers.

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Nursery staff celebrate double degree success

Posted on 09/25/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                    It was a double cause for celebration this week as two nursery practitioners from Airedale Hospital passed their degrees from Craven College with flying colours. Elsa Priestley and Vicky Yates, who both work at Nightingales Day Nursery, have both studied on the same degree course […]

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