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 183 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)

89% 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)

98% 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)

127% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1066 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 268 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82%staff recommend this hospital for care. 185 responses. 2625 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

67%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 185 responses. 2625 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 125 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 901 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

Maternity Ward

Labour ward staff were excellent, the care and love they gave was just exceptional. Cleanliness was good and staff were always at hand. ...

1 January 2017

ENT referral service

I have been having chronic problems since February last year and obviously went to my GP who tried everything to sort it with no avail. F...

1 January 2017

Exceelent Care Received

I recently visited Airedale General Hospital with a suspected pulmonary embolism. The staff were extremely kind, considerate, caring, fri...

29 December 2016

Surgical Stay

Admitted to Ward 20 on a Thursday morning for afternoon Kidney removal. Good contact with anaesthetist and consultant prior to surgery p...

22 December 2016

Excellent care

Dear Sirs, I was admitted to Ward 14 on Monday 12 December 2016 at about 5.00pm on the advice of my GP as I had been suffering with tr...

16 December 2016

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Last updated on 17 July 2014.

Information supplied by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust