"Care and support given to my husband after a mild strke"

About: NHS Direct NHS Trust Royal Gwent Hospital / General Medicine

(as a relative),

I called Nhs direct at 7. 30 am and within a few minutes a paramedic was at our home, my husband had suffered a mild stroke, the paramedic then took my husband to the Gwent hospital, where he was given support and care as soon as he arrived.

He stayed at the hospital for 4 days, and was given first class treatment, all the staff & doctors were caring and thorough throughout his stay.

We would like to thank you all for outstanding treatment from start to finish.

I have sang your praises to everyone I speak to.

Well done Royal Gwent Hospital x

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Response from Julian Hayman, Internal Communications Manager, Communications, Aneurin Bevan Health Board

Hello Miss Payne,

Thank you for taking the time to send your feedback to us. I will ensure that your comments are passed on to the relevant staff. Also, with your permission, we would like to post your comments on our 'Wall of Thanks' on the Health Board's website.

Obviously this can be anonymised if you wish.

I hope that your husband is recovering well.

Best wishes,


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