"cardiac arrest & aftercare"

About: Torbay Hospital

my name is mr matthew donald on 11 july 2013 i had a cardiac arrest in paignton. my heart stopped beating, due to the excellent prompt care of passerby's and thSW ambulance i made it to torbay hospital where i received care of the highest skill and quality i then spent 3 wks between critical care and recovery in the george earl ward.. i had care of the highest standard ,in every dept and ward i was involved with.i am 61 today 6/12/13 i would not be here if it were not for the care of everyone at torbay,i owe you my life.

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Response from Torbay Hospital

Dear Mr Donald We were really pleased to hear about the care and treatment you received from both South West Ambulance and Torbay Hospital. We wish you all the best with your ongoing recovery and thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback, which will be shared with our staff. Kind regards, South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

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