"Excellent treatment"

About: Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Fell ill at work yesterday, after a fall at home. Colleagues called an ambulance and, on paramedic's advice, I went to A&E at HRI. Seen and assessed very quickly in the EDIT suite, then had a not too long wait to see a doctor, prioritised quite correctly behind children and people in obvious distress. Diagnosed with concussion, given appropriate advice and an advice booklet, then sent home accompanied by a colleague. I was fully checked out and treated with care and respect, for what was essentially an invisible problem, by everyone in the unit. Thank you very much to you all.

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Response from Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

We are sorry to hear of your fall and subsequent problems, but delighted to hear all is well and you are presumably now well on the way to a full recovery. We are pleased to hear all went will for you in a & E which is, of course, how it should be. Many thanks to you for taking the time to provide your comments on your experience of our services, it is always valuable to us to know how patients feel about the care and service we provide.

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