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NHS staff get surprise message from the Hoff

Posted on 12/02/21 by AireAdmin

Staff at Airedale NHS FT and its subsidiary, AGH Solutions, have received a very special message of support from a Hollywood superstar – David Hasselhoff. In the message the Hoff tells staff that they have made a difference in many people’s lives, and thanks them for a fantastic year. Speaking from the States he signs […]

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#PurpleLightUp marks International Day Of People With Disabilities

Posted on 12/01/21 by AireAdmin
Staff with disabilities logo

To mark International Day Of People With Disabilities, (Friday 3 December) people across Bradford District and Craven are being encouraged to wear something purple and buildings across the district will also be lit up to celebrate the day. This year’s theme for the international campaign is fighting for right in the post COVID-19 era. This […]

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Fourth Airedale Nurse to receive Queen’s Nurse title

Posted on 11/30/21 by AireAdmin

A Heart Failure Nurse Specialist at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse, in recognition of her high level of commitment to high standards of patient care and continually improving practice. Keighley-born Tracey Hellawell from Steeton, is to receive the honour on 13 December at the Queen’s Nursing Institute’s […]

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Residents across the district are being urged to only visit emergency departments if absolutely necessary

Posted on 11/30/21 by AireAdmin

Health and care staff are making a plea to the residents of Bradford District and Craven to choose the right service this winter when feeling unwell, as emergency departments across the district see an unprecedented demand. Alex Danecki, Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust says: “Departments across our region have seen an […]

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Bradford district and Craven residents urged to get their jabs as part of the NHS ‘Big Vaccine Weekend’

Posted on 11/24/21 by AireAdmin

People in Bradford district and Craven are being given extra opportunities to get vaccinated as part of a major national drive to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates this weekend (26-28 November).

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Are you caring for a friend or relative? Then you have rights including free flu vaccines.

Posted on 11/22/21 by AireAdmin

Are you caring for a friend or relative? Then you have rights – including free flu vaccines! Residents who are caring for a friend or relative are being invited to get free flu and Covid-19 booster vaccines, and find out more about their rights, at a number of events on Carers Rights Day 2021. The […]

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Trust launches new Next Generation mobile cancer unit

Posted on 11/19/21 by AireAdmin

Today (Friday 19 November) Airedale NHS Foundation Trust launches their latest mobile cancer unit – adding to its fleet, taking cancer care and treatments to the patient in Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven 5 days a week. The Next Generation unit, provided by the charity Hope for Tomorrow, is a state-of-the-art fully mobile medical cancer care […]

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View our Annual Members’ Meeting 2021

Posted on 11/18/21 by AireAdmin

The Trust’s 2021 Annual Members’ Meeting took place on Thursday 11 November. In case you were unable attend or wish to re-watch the meeting, you can now view it on YouTube via the link below. Airedale NHS FT Annual Members’ Meeting 2021 – YouTube For a copy of questions submitted for the meeting with their […]

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Fantastic support for syringe driver bag appeal

Posted on 11/12/21 by AireAdmin

The Palliative Care Team at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust would like to say thank you to everyone who has taken the time to create and donate bags for patients. After the team saw that they were running low on bags, they put a callout on Facebook in October, asking for sewing enthusiasts to get involved […]

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Have your say on our plans to develop a community farm

Posted on 11/12/21 by AireAdmin

We’re working in partnership with local community group Project 6 and other community and voluntary organisations to develop a community care farm on the edge of our hospital grounds.

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