"Spinal Surgery April 2012"

About: Musgrove Park Hospital

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I had Spinal Surgery in April 2012. From My consultations to surgery to recovering on the ward I received outstanding care and attention to a very high level. I was obviously nervous about my surgery but had no need to be!! The staff made me feel at ease and their confidence was encouraging. I recovered on Sheppard Ward and was made to feel safe in my recovery. The food was great and the nursing staff , health care assistants and Physiotherapy staff were truly fantastic and aided me in a speedy recovery. My surgeon and his team are in my eyes Heros!! My operation was a complete success and I am eternally grateful to them. The kindness of the Doctors on my ward and the pain team were also brilliant. I am very very lucky to be have such a wonderful Hospital near to my home and would recommend it to everyone. The kindness, care and first class attention to all patient needs is truly outstanding. The NHS is a wonderful service which we are very lucky to have . Thank you to everyone involved during my Hospital stay.

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Response from Musgrove Park Hospital

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write to give praise to the staff who cared for you during your treatment at Musgrove. It is always a pleasure to receive commendations such as yours and I thank you for your kind comments which I will pass on to the staff involved with your care. Positive feedback is much appreciated by our staff who work very hard to ensure all patients have a good experience when they are in our hospital. Thank you for your thoughtfulness in writing. Lucille Hoose. PALS Lead

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