Airedale General Hospital

Telephone: 01535 652511
Address: Skipton Road, Steeton, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 6TD
Website: http://www.airedale-trust.nhs.uk/

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 249 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Airedale Hospital

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is an award winning hospital and community services NHS trust, providing high quality, personalised healthcare for our patients.

Our expert, committed staff provide a full range of emergency, planned and specialist care including high dependency and intensive care, cancer care, day case surgery, stroke and rehabilitation, maternity and paediatrics, older people’s and community services for a population of over 200,000 people from a widespread area covering West and North Yorkshire and East Lancashire.

We were named as one of only eight trusts to improve its weekend mortality rates in the Dr Foster Good Hospital Guide in 2013 and our patients continually score us highly in national surveys. 

We want our local community to trust us to always provide 'Right Care'. We want patients to be in control of their health and care and we want to be able to respond to their needs in a way that best suits them, when it is safe to do so. By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, we enable them to access compassionate, safe care, which helps keep them active and retains their dignity. 

In 'Right Care', patients have help to navigate them through a complex system by wrapping care around people rather than organisations and increasing the availability of care at home or closer to home.

Contact details, map and directions

Airedale General Hospital

Tel: 01535 652511   Fax: 01535 655129

Address: Skipton Road, Steeton, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20 6TD

Website: http://www.airedale-trust.nhs.uk/

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Quality of service at Airedale General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

1.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

7.19% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1079 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 563 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

84%staff recommend this hospital for care. 432 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 432 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 99 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A and E on a Friday Evening 26.6.15

I was taken ill whilst out walking with chest pains and breathlessness. My wife took me to A and E at Airedale. From the moment I walked ...

28 June 2015

stroke unit

The stroke team are highly professional but are also courteous, caring,very kind, all with a sense of dedication coupled with humour. Fr...

22 June 2015

Cannot fault a single thing

Staff amazing so caring and helpful cannot do enough for you. They all deserve a medal I cannot thank you enough for the care me and baby...

21 June 2015

Excellent

Have spent more time than I would have really liked at Airedale for various tests, X-rays, CAT scans and meetings with doctors. Have fou...

21 June 2015

Superb treatment we could not have asked for better

Went to hospital with my husband who fell down stairs. He had a rib injury but also has asthma so his breathing was bad. The doctor who t...

19 June 2015

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Last updated on 17 July 2014.

Information supplied by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust