"Availability of food at weekends"

About: Ipswich Hospital

I do think the hospital needs to have some policy in place for those people sitting with very sick relatives over the weekend. I sat with my very sick mother all day Saturaday and when I went to get somthing to eat at 7.30 with a long night ahead, found that Costa had closed, even though visiting times end at 8.00 pm. I had a sandwich at lunchtime. My mother died in the early hours of Sunday morning. I am sure this is a problem throughout the hospital and needs to be addressed. In every other way the hospital was faultless in the care and consideration bothe for my mother and myself.

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Response from Ipswich Hospital

Thank you for your feedback and kind comments about the hospital. We are actively looking at what we can do to improve the availability of food at evenings and weekends and your viewpoint is completely appreciated. Our sincere condolences to you and your family at this very sad time.

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