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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 251 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)

97% 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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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)

101% 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. 962 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 485 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

Care on ward 18

Following an accident in which I broke my hip, I was admitted to Airedale Hospital. The care I was given from A & E, replacement surg...

31 July 2015

Treatment and aftercare at the

After having several blood transfusions at a different hospital and being treated for anaemia, I felt I was not getting any better and wa...

27 July 2015

Ward 17 - A great service!!

If I walk you through events, I think that will be a start... Saturday, our 3.5 year old, Eliza was pretending to be Elsa from Frozen...

27 July 2015

Angiogram Procedure

I attended Airedale Hospital on the 6th July 2015 for an Angiogram....although having to be there for 7am was early I understand the need...

24 July 2015

Impressed with A & E initially, first visit was excellent,

Having broken the base of my 5th metatarsil on my left foot I was really impressed with my first visit to Airdeale, however my impression...

15 July 2015

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Last updated on 17 July 2014.

Information supplied by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust