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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 – Pat […]

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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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Equipment amnesty launched to rescue lost equipment

Posted on 03/12/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Volunteers and staff at Airedale Hospital have joined forces to declare an equipment amnesty in a bid to rescue lost wheelchairs, walking frames and other walking aids. The last time the hospital held an amnesty hundreds of pairs of crutches, walking sticks, and walking aids worth around £4,000 plus several wheelchairs, were returned during the […]

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AGH Solutions to host meet the buyer event for local businesses

Posted on 03/12/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The buying teams Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust are hosting a ‘meet the buyer’ event on the 15 April to give local suppliers the opportunity to find out how they can do business with the Trust. The invite is open to large and small suppliers within a 50 mile […]

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10 year old gives the gift of gaming

Posted on 03/06/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

A range of video game equipment has been donated to Airedale hospital’s children’s ward after fundraising efforts by a 10 year old boy from Oakworth. Ronnie Hearnshaw was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in January this year, and after receiving care on Airedale’s children’s ward, was inspired to give something back. Ronnie said, “When I […]

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Airedale Apprenticeships blaze a trail

Posted on 03/05/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital is supporting National Apprenticeships Week by sharing the success stories of one of its apprentices, showing how they are blazing a trail and supporting young people to find a career. 20 year old James Fielden from Settle started as an apprentice at the trust in July 2017 from Keighley College and his first […]

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