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 246 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

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

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

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 501 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 564 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 394 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 394 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

review of ward 17, Airedale Hospital (children's ward)

We spent 4 nights on ward 17 with our 6 month old daughter. We have been high users of the nhs since her birth and although we have been ...

19 May 2015

Surgical Day Ward...Ward 20

The treatment and care that I received on this ward was 2nd to none. I was immediately spoken to by a member of the domestic staff on en...

18 May 2015

Ward 20

I felt as though I needed to leave feedback for the excellent treatment I received on this Ward. The staff were caring compassionate and...

13 May 2015

Accident and Emergency attendance for a cat bite

I can not tell you how wonderful and appreciated the staff at Airedale A&E are. They all do a fantastic job working together as a team f...

12 May 2015

outstanding care received

my 86 year old mum recently attended airedale general hospital - as an acute presentation ? stroke. We were received effeciently and com...

6 May 2015

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Last updated on 17 July 2014.

Information supplied by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust