"Medway Adult Insulin Pump Service"

About: Medway Maritime Hospital / Diabetic medicine

(as the patient),

The support and care from the nurses is excellent. They give 100% support.

I am now very happy, healthy and my diabetes control very good and stable because of using the insulin pump. I have plenty of energy now.

Recently when something went wrong with my pump and had to go back on injection whilst waiting for a new pump I realised how much it had changed my life and needed it.

The nurses go out of their way to support you even though they are short staffed. I hope that they will get more nurses soon before one of the pump nurses goes away.

Good service Medway - keep up the good work.

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Response from Medway NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your excellent comments, as a new pump service it has been an exciting time and we very much appreciate your feedback. We are looking forward to developing and increasing the service to improve the quality of life for all our patients.

Patient Feedback is an important part of this new development to enhance the experience and provide better health outcomes.

Thank you

Linda Hutchinson

Senior Adult Inpatient Diabetes Specialist Nurse

Medway NHS Foundation Trust

tel 01634 833861 Bleep 573

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