"Unplanned Admission"

About: West Cumberland Hospital

I went to WCH at about 2015 on Thursday 10/7/2014 with severe chest pains, admitted to A&E, and cared for faultlessly. Ongoing heart attack was diagnosed, and I was transferred to Carlisle by ambulance and had a stent fitted and was on the recovery ward before midnight! Absolutely first class, and fantastic co-operation between WCH, ambulance service and Cumberland Infirmiary.

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Response from West Cumberland Hospital

Dear Mr Gibson Thank you for taking the time to contact us regarding your recent care at our West Cumberland and Carlisle Hospitals . I am delighted that you found the care to be so well coordinated , and satsfactory, it must have been a worrying time for you. I am sure that the teams would want to join me in sending good wishes for your on going recovery Regards Alison Patient Experience

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