"Like being in first class on an aeroplane"

About: Frimley Park Hospital (Frimley)

I have experienced hospitals in Switzerland, France, Australia, New Zealand, Vanuatu and the UK - Bath, Reading, Milton Keynes, Southampton, London, Salisbury, New Hall Hospitals and the best hospital I have ever been in is FRimley Park without a doubt. Frimley Park makes one feel safe and secure with prompt and exacting medical attention, and I believe that this stems from the fact that Frimley has a Defence Force connection with defence force staff intermixed with NHS staff, and we all know that the military run like clockwork, pay fine attention to both cleanliness, detail and good manners, hence such a switched on, well run hospital. It beats private hosptials I have been in. The Only criticism I have of Frimley Park is that the staff, usually the foreign ones, speak too loudly between themselves, thereby disturbing the calm smooth hospital that Frimley Park is. I almost didn.t want to come home today after my first class stay. Thankyou so much, and do not change what it is you are doing, for you are second to none, I believe.

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Response from Frimley Park Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to post your kind comments on NHS Choices. We are very pleased that you have had such positive experiences of this hospital. There is no doubt that the staff of the Ministry of Defence Hospital Unit (MDHU) who work alongside NHS colleagues are a huge asset, both for the NHS and for the community. It is a privilege to have them here and long may it continue. We have noted your comment about some staff talking between themselves and we will pass this feedback on. All staff are expected to converse calmly and in English when speaking in front of patients or visitors, so we are sorry this happened.

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