Category: All Press Releases

World leading hearing aids available at Airedale

Posted on 11/21/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Audiologists at Airedale hospital are now offering private hearing aids alongside their free NHS range. Two of Airedale’s audiologists, Andy Smethurst and Katie Davenport, are registered hearing aid dispensers with the HCPC (health and care professions council), and are able to offer a range of competitively priced hearing aids from one of the world’s leading […]

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AGH Solutions in top 25% for efficiency

Posted on 11/19/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Procurement and Supplies team at AGH Solutions Ltd have been named in the top 25% of all Acute Trusts in the country by NHS Improvement for the efficient way it runs its procurement process and how effectively it gets best prices for its products. The national rankings are a result of the Lord Carter report […]

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Mark can carry on fishing thanks to REMAP

Posted on 11/19/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Mark Bradley from Glusburn has been a keen fisherman for over 40 years but feared his fishing days could be over when he suffered a stroke last year which seriously restricted the use of his left arm. This was when the Community Stroke Team, based at Airedale Hospital, contacted Remap through Occupational Therapist Dawn Osborne. […]

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Friends donate cycle for Settle Health Centre

Posted on 11/14/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

The physiotherapy team at Settle Health Centre now have a new static cycle to help patients with lower limb injuries, thanks to the generosity of Friends of Airedale. The Sole exercise bike cost £1300 and will be used to help patients regain their cardio fitness and strength. The physiotherapy team at Settle Health Centre see […]

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‘Know your normal’ message for World COPD Day

Posted on 11/14/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Respiratory nurses at Airedale Hospital are supporting a national awareness day for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

To mark World COPD Day 2018 on 21 November the respiratory nurses are inviting people to visit them on the top landing above the main entrance volunteers’ cafe at Airedale Hospital from 1pm – 3.30pm, for advice and tips on managing COPD, ahead of the cold weather this winter.

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New dates for diabetes courses

Posted on 11/12/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

To coincide with World Diabetes Day (Weds 14 Nov) Airedale hospital have announced new dates for their ‘Diabetes Made Easy’ courses, following the popularity of the sessions launched earlier this year. New dates are available from November at venues throughout Keighley, Skipton, Ilkley and surrounding areas, for people with type 2 diabetes. They are also […]

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Launch of new mobile cancer care unit

Posted on 11/06/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Monday 5th November cancer charity Hope for Tomorrow and Airedale NHS Foundation Trust officially launched a new Mobile Cancer Care Unit (MCCU) for West Yorkshire. The state of the art MCCU, which is 6 car parking widths wide and has 4 treatment chairs, has been designed to enable flexibility for treatment locations.  These locations […]

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Occupational therapy week comes to Airedale

Posted on 11/02/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

A team of occupational therapists (OTs) from Airedale Hospital are raising the profile of their profession which supports people to ‘live life their way’ despite any health or care needs they may be living with, as part of this year’s Occupational Therapy Week, organised by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT). Taking place from […]

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Hospital to host special jobs event

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Tuesday 30 October, AGH Solutions – who manage the estates, facilities and procurement at Airedale Hospital – are hosting a special recruitment event for anyone interested in joining their team with the  opportunity to complete an application form on the night. There are jobs on offer specifically for Housekeepers, Domestic Services, Portering, Receipt and […]

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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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