Airedale Hospital

Airedale NHS Trust
Location Steeton with Eastburn, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

53°53′53″N 1°57′46″W / 53.898000°N 1.962700°W / 53.898000; -1.962700Coordinates: 53°53′53″N 1°57′46″W / 53.898000°N 1.962700°W / 53.898000; -1.962700

Care system
Hospital type District General
Affiliated university Leeds University School of Medicine
Emergency department Yes Accident & Emergency
Beds 400
Founded 1970

Airedale General Hospital is an NHS district General Hospital based in Steeton with Eastburn, West Yorkshire, England and is operated by the Airedale NHS Trust.[1] Airedale was founded in 1970 and officially opened by the Prince of Wales. The hospital covers a wide area including Keighley, Skipton, Yorkshire Dales and parts of the North York Moors. The hospital has links for Neurosurgical emergencies with Leeds General Infirmary.


  • Referral to treatment - 91% of patients were treated within 18 weeks
  • Cleanliness - The hospital scored 8.0 out of 10
  • MRSA blood infection rate - 0.97 infections for every 10,000 bed days

Maternity unit

  • Midwives available for 1:1 care
  • Midwives available for home birth
  • Midwives trained in water birth
  • Obstetrician on-site


  • A
    • Accident and Emergency Department - Airedale General Hospital
  • C
    • Cardiology General-Cardiology
  • D
    • Diabetic General-Diabetic Medicine
    • Diabetic Medicine General (Airedale)-Diabetic Medicine
  • E
    • Endocrine General-Endocrinology
    • Endocrine Metabolic Bone-Endocrinology
    • Endocrinology General (Airedale)-Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine
    • ENT General Adult-Ear Nose and Throat
    • ENT General Paediatric-Ear Nose and Throat
  • G
    • Gastroenterology Medical-Gastroenterology
    • Gastroenterology Medical-Gastroenterology
    • Geriatric General-Geriatric Medicine
    • Gynaecology General (Airedale)-Gynaecology
    • Gynaecology General-Gynaecology
    • Gynaecology Infertility and Reproductive Endocrine-Airedale NHS Trust
    • Gynaecology Menstrual Bleed Service (Airedale)-Gynaecology
    • Gynaecology Urogynaecology-Gynaecology
  • H
    • Haematology Anaemia-Clinical Haematology
    • Haematology General-Clinical Haematology
  • N
    • Nephrology General-Nephrology
    • Neurology General-Neurology
  • O
    • Ophthalmology Cataracts-Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmology General Adult-Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmology Paediatric-Child&Adolescent
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery-Airedale NHS Trust
    • Orthopaedic Ankle and Foot-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic Back Pain-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic General Adult-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic General Paediatric-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic Hands-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic Hip and Knee-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthopaedic Shoulder-Trauma & Orthopaedics
    • Orthoptic Paediatric Assessment-Ophthalmology
  • P
    • Paediatric Bowel Assessment-Paediatrics
    • Paediatric Heart Assessment-Paediatric
    • Paediatric Minor General Surgery-Paediatric Surgery
    • Paediatric Neurology-(Airedale)
    • Paediatric Orthopaedic-Paediatric
    • Paediatric Renal-(Airedale)
    • Paediatric Renal-Paediatrics
    • Paediatric Routine General-(Airedale)
    • Paediatric Urgent Assessment-Paediatrics
    • Paediatric Urology Minor Surgery-Paediatric Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery General (Airedale) -Plastic Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery General Paediatric (Airedale) -Children's & Adolescent
    • Plastic Surgery General-Plastic Surgery
  • R
    • Rehabilitation General (Airedale) -Rehabilitation
    • Rehabilitation General-Rehabilitation
    • Rheumatology General Adult-Rheumatology
  • S
    • Stroke General Medicine (Airedale) -General Medicine
    • Stroke Geriatric Medicine (Airedale)-Geriatric Medicine
    • Stroke Neurology (Airedale)-Neurology
    • Surgery Breast-Non
    • Surgery-General Rectal & Colorectal
    • Surgery-Not Otherwise Specified
    • Surgery-Thyroid/Parathyroid
    • Surgery-Upper GI
    • Surgery-Vascular
  • T
    • Thoracic General-Thoracic Medicine
    • Thoracic Medicine-Sleep
    • Thoracic Medicine-Tuberculosis
  • U
    • Urology General Adult-Urology
    • Urology General Adult-Urology
    • Urology General Paediatric-Urology


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