Category: All Press Releases

Dietitians’ week at Airedale hospital

Posted on 06/07/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Dietitians at Airedale Hospital celebrated National Dietitians’ Week by highlighting the variety of work carried out by their profession. Dietitians’ week ran from 3-7 June, and this year’s theme is ‘what dietitians do’ to show the diversity of roles within the dietetic profession. Dietitians work in a huge range of fields and support patients with all kinds […]

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New video about type 2 diabetes educational sessions

Posted on 06/04/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale hospital have been successfully offering special sessions for people with type two diabetes from the South Asian community, and have produced a short video about the course. The video is now available to watch which shows what the courses involve. Find it on the Airedale NHS Foundation Trust YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2dydN2cBFA These additional […]

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Celebrating volunteers’ week 2019

Posted on 05/31/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale Hospital is celebrating the amazing difference volunteers make to patients every day during this year’s national volunteers week, which runs from 1-7 June, and telling people about all the fantastic volunteering opportunities at the Trust. As part of the celebrations colleagues will be holding an information stall to highlight and promote the roles and […]

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eObs arrives at Airedale

Posted on 05/16/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust together with TPP SystmOne is proud to announce that e-observations has gone live at the Trust.

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Are you ready for Dying Matters week

Posted on 05/15/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

An event to help people talk about getting ready for death was held at Airedale Hospital today as part of the nationwide Dying Matters Awareness Week. The theme for this year’s campaign is Are We Ready, and looks at the practical and emotional steps we all need to take to be ready for the end […]

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AGH Solutions wins decontamination contract

Posted on 05/07/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

AGH Solutions who run the estates, facilities and procurement services at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust have successfully tendered and been awarded the contract for providing specialist Decontamination Services to Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust (BDCFT), after a competitive tender process. Graham Beck, Assistant Director of Commercial Services at AGH Solutions says: “We are absolutely […]

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May Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times

Posted on 05/02/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

There are two bank holidays in May; on the first and last Mondays of the month. If your GP practice is closed, your local pharmacy should be your first port of call for minor ailments or illnesses. Find local opening times here:

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Community team can now update patient records on the go

Posted on 04/29/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The community teams from Airedale and Skipton Hospital can now update patient records on their laptops on the go, after successfully moving to agile working.  The completion of the 6 month project means staff can now see and update records in real time, improving communication between professionals and saving time so more patients can be […]

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Airedale nurses to be on hand to offer asthma advice

Posted on 04/29/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Imagine being paralysed by fear as you struggle to breathe, unable to speak, unable to ask for help. That’s what an asthma attack feels like.  Many people who have the condition believe that their asthma is well controlled but it is important to have regular reviews and so on World Asthma Day the respiratory nurses […]

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Engineering company donate Easter eggs to children’s ward

Posted on 04/18/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Howard Civil Engineering, based in Leeds, have donated Easter eggs for children at Airedale hospital’s children’s ward over the Bank Holiday weekend. The engineering firm will be working on the Hard Ings roadworks in Keighley for the next year, and wanted to give something back to the local community. Abbie Harrop from Howard Civil Engineering, […]

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