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Understanding diabetes is now easier

Posted on 08/15/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Educational sessions are now being offered across the district to people with type two diabetes by specialists from Airedale hospital. ‘Diabetes made easy’ are new, two-hour sessions for anyone with type two diabetes who would like to understand more about the condition. Patients only need to come along to one session to gain a broad […]

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Children’s ward garden now open

Posted on 08/02/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The celebrity-designed garden at Airedale hospital’s children’s ward is now officially open. The occasion was marked by a ribbon cutting ceremony and tea party in the garden. The sun shone as ITV’s Katie Rushworth cut the ribbon to welcome everyone into the garden on Friday 28 July. Katie, who is originally from Baildon, presents the […]

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New pathology lab brings first class testing to Airedale and Bradford

Posted on 08/01/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

            A new pathology laboratory with the latest technology has opened today (1 Aug), based at Airedale General Hospital, bringing first class testing facilities to the area.  This is the latest phase in a £2m investment in pathology services in Bradford and Airedale. Pathology at Airedale Hospital is delivered by […]

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Rachel contributes to national debate on telemedicine

Posted on 07/31/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Our nurse consultant Rachel Binks shared our experiences of using telemedicine and contributed to an article in a national publication on the telemedicine service. ‘Telemedicine: Is it really worth it? A perspective from evidence and experience’

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Nursery party marks a milestone

Posted on 07/27/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

                    Mortar boards, certificates and bubbles were the order of the day as 33 children took part in a special graduation party at Nightingales Nursery, Airedale Hospital. The celebration for children and their parents marked the important milestone of moving on to primary school. To honour […]

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Winners announced in special NHS70 art competition

Posted on 07/17/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Alfie Danvers – Winner in age 4-7 category                                                                       The winning entries in the Airedale Hospital art competition were announced last […]

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New director joins Airedale Board

Posted on 07/12/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Mark Lam, a new non-executive director with a global background in digital communications and who is a committed advocate for inclusion and diversity, has joined the board at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. Mark is originally from Singapore where his family has always been involved in public service. Mark says: ‘The NHS is unique in the world, […]

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Cancer Recovery Package Patient Survey

Posted on 07/11/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Are you a cancer patient who has received treatment in West Yorkshire and Harrogate? Then we would like to ask for your views. Our West Yorkshire and Harrogate Cancer Alliance is keen to find out patients’ experience of being offered any of the different parts of the ‘Recovery Package’, which means that the support you […]

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Notice of Annual Members Meeting

Posted on 07/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Annual Members Meeting of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust will be held at 2pm in the Lecture Theatre, Education Centre at Airedale Hospital, Skipton Road, Steeton, BD20 6TD, on Thursday 26 July 2018.  All members are welcome to attend and hear from Directors and the Lead Governor on the activities of the hospital during the […]

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Family make a special donation to bring comfort to critical care unit

Posted on 07/09/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The family of a Craven man who was cared for in the Critical Care unit at Airedale Hospital have made a special donation in his honour, so other families can sleep in comfort at the bedside. Donald Heslop from Skipton, sadly passed away on the unit last year and the family wanted to show their […]

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