"Investigation of retinal tear"

About: Essex County Hospital

I was referred urgently to the eye clinic on 13 th and 14th of February following a routine visit to my optician and I was most impressed by both the care and the efficiency of all the staff in diagnosing a retinal tear . Following a very detailed examination it was decided to refer me urgently to Moorfields hospital for surgery 'where I recieved Lazer treatmet ,all within 24 hours .I would like to express my grateful thanks to all the staff for their very caring attitude and the very rapid arrangements for me to be treated at Moorfields .

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Response from Essex County Hospital

Many thanks for your comments and taking the time to submit them. We try really hard to improve our services based on the comments we receive from our patients, their relatives or carers. We have a quarterly At Our Best Awards scheme which recognises staff achievements and thanks them for what they do. It has a team category, an individual and a volunteer category. You could enter the team/the person you were kind enough to write in about, by clicking here! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/At_Our_Best_Awards Could you also email the Colchester Gazette and ask them to publish a letter? Email is: gazette.letters@nqe.com Lastly, we ask people like you who support our hospital to show that support by becoming a member. Sign up here: http://bit.ly/1c0LPjY You’ll get our Mainstream magazine four times a year for free! And don’t forget, you could follow us on Twitter or “Like” us on our Facebook Pages. Many thanks

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