Airedale General Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 182 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

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

92% 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)

89% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

108% 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. 927 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 319 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8686% staff recommend this hospital for care. 440 responses. 2673 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

7373% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 440 responses. 2673 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 160 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 335 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

Awful treatment and discharged without pain relief!

I was admitted with suspected appendicitis, given morphine in A&E and for three days on the ward. Wasn't touched by the Drs, just told it...

21 September 2016

My experience in the endocopy unit and ward 14

I came into hospital on Ward 14 for an emergency colonoscopy. I never realised how hard the nurses had to work, and the amount of care a...

13 September 2016

Gastroscopy procedure

Visited 8th August for a Gastroscopy and found it a trouble free experience that was dealt with very well by the staff involved. Everyone...

4 September 2016

Usual great care

This was my second overnight stay at Airedale following a surgical procedure, in the past I have found the staff to be lovely, really nic...

2 September 2016

Amazing

I had my first born at Airedale, 7 weeks ago and the experience was excellent. The staff were friendly and helpful from the beginning - w...

26 August 2016

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Last updated on 17 July 2014.

Information supplied by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust