Category: Awards

Over 650 years’ service recognised at Airedale hospital

Posted on 11/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Long serving members of staff with 677 years of service between them were presented with awards this week (18 November), to mark and celebrate their commitment and service to Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. 27 members of staff from a wide range of job roles reached at least 25 years’ service at Airedale. 13 members of […]

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Gold Standard award for Airedale Hospital wards

Posted on 10/21/19 by AireAdmin

Wards 6 and 9 at Airedale Hospital have received a prestigious award, the Gold Standards Framework (GSF), recognising their commitment to delivering excellent end of life care. The GSF is a national scheme encouraging healthcare professionals to initiate advance care planning conversations with patients who have irreversible, life-limiting health conditions. This includes diseases such as advanced […]

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Speech and Language Therapist Stephanie wins national award

Posted on 10/09/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) has presented Stephanie Burgess, Specialist Speech and Language Therapist at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, with a national Giving Voice Award. Stephanie was recognised for her outstanding skills in raising awareness of how speech and language therapy transforms lives. The annual Giving Voice Awards celebrate those who […]

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Airedale nurse who enabled cancer patients to access life prolonging drug wins top accolade

Posted on 07/10/19 by AireAdmin

An Airedale nurse who ensured her ovarian cancer patients had access to a new drug that could give them extra months of life has won a prestigious UK award. Amy Dugdale, who works for Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, was announced winner of the Macmillan Cancer Support- sponsored Cancer Nursing category of the RCNi Nurse Awards […]

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Airedale wins prestigious CHKS Top Hospitals award

Posted on 06/19/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has been named as one of the CHKS Top Hospitals for 2019 and this is the eighth time Airedale has been given the award, which recognises outstanding performance in healthcare quality and improvement. The winners are decided by an analysis of over 20 performance indicators carried out by healthcare improvement specialists […]

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Trust named as finalist for HSJ Value award

Posted on 03/20/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

      We are proud to announce the trust has been named as a finalist for a Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value award in the category of NHS Support Service Initiative of the Year – for our work to reduce spending on agency staffing. The HSJ Value Awards recognise excellent use of resources, and […]

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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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Trust receives accreditation for excellent endoscopy service

Posted on 01/28/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The team from the endoscopy unit at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust were delighted to hear the unit had once again been awarded full accreditation by the Joint Advisory Group (JAG) of the Royal College of Physicians for its excellent endoscopy services. An endoscopy is a procedure where the inside of the body is examined internally using […]

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Airedale Hospital receives silver award for supporting the Armed Forces

Posted on 12/11/18 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is one of 5 organisations from West Yorkshire who each received a certificate signed by the Secretary of State for Defence and the Chief of the Defence Staff. They were among only twelve organisations from across the Yorkshire region which have been successful in winning the award. Each winning organisation has […]

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