This is Care Opinion [siteRegion]. Did you want Care Opinion [usersRegionBasedOnIP]?

"One of the midwives I had was ..."

About: Queen Charlotte's Hospital

What I liked

One of the midwives I had was clean and respectful.

The SHO Senior House Officer was very efficient.

What could be improved

I had an internal virginal examination by a midwife who had false nails. Fake nails surely should be banned on midwifes for obvious reasons, even with gloves they are a source of infection.

They should be banned on all medical staff in hospitals. logo
Do you have a similar story to tell? Tell your story & make a difference ››


Response from Queen Charlotte's Hospital 12 years ago
Queen Charlotte's Hospital
Submitted on 05/01/2010 at 16:22
Published on on 25/07/2010 at 20:37

Thank you for your comments. We are pleased to hear that you were generally satisfied with the care from our staff. However, we are concerned about your comments regarding your examination. We take infection prevention seriously and it is one of our top priorities. Your comments have been forwarded to the relevant department.

  • {{helpful}} {{helpful == 1 ? "person thinks" : "people think"}} this response is helpful
Next Response j
Previous Response k