"Pre-Op Attendance"

About: Royal Bournemouth General Hospital

I have attended both the Medical Physics Department & Pre-Admission Assessment on Monday & Wednesday this week (22/24Sept) on both occasions I was not kept waiting longer than my appointment time. The Duplex Scan was soon completed & I was advised of the reason for the scan. The Pre-Admission Nurse Practioner working together with the Snr Nurse Practitioner were most thorough with both examination, discussing paperwork, procedures, answering questions & putting me at ease. I now feel much more comfortable about coming into RBH for my operation.

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Response from Royal Bournemouth General Hospital

Dear ‘Mr Happy’ Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. I was pleased to hear that both your appointments ran to time and you were seen so promptly. It was also good to hear that you were kept well informed about what was happening and why; answering fully any questions you had and putting you at ease. I will pass on your kind comments to the department leads in the areas you have mentioned for them to share with their team. Kind regards Sue Mellor Head of Patient Engagement

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