What I liked
I have required 2 admissions via the EAU unit at Colchester Hospital to Brightlingsea Ward in the past month. The care that I have received and the speed with which investigations and treatment were accessed have been amazing. Within 48 hours of my arrival at the assessment unit on May 11th I had had ultrasound scans, 2 CT scans and an endoscopic biopsy and stenting procedure. Throughout it all the staff were professional and caring. The ward was spotlessly clean and I saw no evidence of bad hygeine practice. Frankly if I had been in a position to pay for the best available private treatment it could not have improved upon the care I received and I have perfect faith that my follow up is in good hands. Like many these days I have frequently said " I just hope I never need to go into hospital", having read the media comments on the failings of the NHS. May I re-assure any who read this sharing my fears that the experience was very different indeed and Colchester hospital should be proud of the care it gave me.
"My care far exceeded my expectations...."
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