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13 March 2017 – healthcare heroes honoured at awards

Posted on 03/16/17 by AireAdmin No Comments
Maureen Greenwood website.

Dedicated healthcare heroes have been honoured for their hard work and achievements at the annual awards event for staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. The Pride of Airedale annual awards is now in its third year and aims to highlight the very best examples of the work done by staff to provide care to the […]

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Car boot sale dates for 2017

Posted on 03/13/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Hospital seeks local people for council of governors

Posted on 03/06/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Anyone seeking to become more involved in how Airedale Hospital is run by becoming one of its governors, is invited to a drop-in session to find out what it involves. The drop-in session will be held at the hospital on Friday 31 March 10.30am to 12.30pm in The Lounge, Education Centre, Airedale Hospital. At the […]

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Building work starts on new Acute Assessment Unit

Posted on 03/06/17 by AireAdmin No Comments
Airedale Hospital

Pictured L to R: Richard Attley, Project Manager, Integrated Health Projects, Nicola Riley Capital Manager, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Daron Walker, Construction Manager, Integrated Health Projects.   It was an exciting time at Airedale Hospital this week as contractors broke ground to start the build proper on the new £6m acute assessment unit – the […]

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Airedale Apprenticeships give a real ‘ladder of opportunity’

Posted on 03/03/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital is supporting National Apprenticeships Week (6-11 March) by sharing the success stories of 2 of its apprentices, showing how they offer a real ladder of opportunity to go far in the workplace. Apprentices get hands on experience, learn job-specific skills, earn a salary, along with the opportunity to gain qualifications while they work. […]

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Eva is the star of new film to help children coming into hospital

Posted on 03/03/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

A Sutton in Craven youngster is the star of a new film aimed at helping other children understand what coming into hospital is like, to help them get ready for their visit. 9 year old Eva Kitching who is a pupil at Sutton in Craven Community Primary School was put forward by mum, Amy Kitching […]

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Airedale Friends provide home comforts to waiting area

Posted on 02/23/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Photo shows L to R Michelle West, Mobility Services Manager with Mike Yates, Chair of Friends of Airedale and Eileen Proud, President of Friends of Airedale   The Friends of Airedale charity have helped make things more comfortable for patients visiting the mobility services team at Airedale Hospital, by providing a newTV and water cooler […]

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17 February 2017 – darts and dominoes raise money for stroke patients

Posted on 02/17/17 by AireAdmin No Comments
Avril presents the cheque to staff from ward 5

Darts and dominoes at a local pub led to a generous donation to Airedale Hospital’s Stroke ward.

Customers of the Helwith Bridge Inn, near Horton-in-Ribblesdale helped to raise £1211 with a darts and dominoes night, after one of their regulars, Avril Palmer, was cared for by the team on the Stroke ward.

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14 February 2017 – Outpatients car park closed for one week from 19 February

Posted on 02/14/17 by AireAdmin No Comments
Outpatients car park

The Outpatients car park at Airedale Hospital will be closed for a week from Sunday 19 February.

The car park – officially known as car park P1 – is the smaller of the two main patient and visitor car parks at the hospital, located near the Outpatients department. It will be closed for a week to allow essential works to be carried out as part of the installation of the new car parking barrier scheme. The big P3 West car park will remain open along with the parking spaces immediately in front of Outpatients.

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Airedale Hospital on the lookout for new volunteers

Posted on 02/09/17 by AireAdmin No Comments
shop volunteers - Copy

Airedale Hospital is looking for new volunteers to help in its busy shops and cafes and for the ward trolley which gives patients a vital personal service to make sure they have everything they need whilst they are in hospital.   A few hours a week are all that’s needed and there are lots of […]

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