"Ward B6 -Staff and facilities"

About: Rotherham Hospital

(as the patient),

I checked into Ward B6 in April 2009 for an operation and overnight stay.

The whole experience was five-star from everyone and everything I came into contact with on that day.

The high standards and professionalism gave me courage and a nice feeling of being kept safe. And it is this that facilitated my ability to go home later that day.

Icing on the cake that day? - lots of it. The ward staff with their welcoming friendliness and 'nothing is too much trouble' care. The anaesthetist, who listened and acted to ensure I felt good afterwards, and came to the ward to check for himself. The Theatre sister who came to collect me. The ward cleaner who carried out her duties in a reassuring, thorough way.

Everything was immaculate.

I had been a patient a few years ago, so the above is also based on that experience.

Thank you for being there for me, and, in particular, being there in the way you are now.

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Response from Claire McInnes, PALS Co-ordinator, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback on this website and how wonderful to read such positive comments.

I am very pleased that your treatment went well and that you were extremely happy with the care you received.

I have passed your kind words to the Lead Nurse and Clinical Director for ward B6 and I am sure they will be gratefully received by all staff.

Thank you once again for your post.

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Update posted by skippy (the patient)

Thank you, I am pleased you are directing my thanks to those concerned as I do not know their names.