"care was great"

About: The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (King's Lynn)

Gave birth to my son here arrived early hours if the morning, I got cared for very well I requested to use the birth pool they filled it up for me straight away unfortunately never made it into it due to giving birth very quickly then expected was offered pain relif straight away so was pleased with the care they gave me and letting me feel in control and thanks to my midwive for being so kind an making me feel so comfortable she was very reassuring and helped me through it all and also thanks to the other woman who was in the room nothing was to much trouble for her she helped me get in shower brought fresh clothes to the shower room for me and towels,brought me and my partner tea and biscuits and was always straight to my room to help when I pressed the bell so good experience over all.

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Response from The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

May I begin by apologising that no one has replied to your posting before now but unfortunately we have experienced some administrative difficulties. I am very pleased to hear that you had such a positive experience giving birth to your baby at this hospital. Thank you for taking the time to post your comments while also dealing with a new baby. I will feed the comments back to the Maternity department. I hope that both you and your baby are doing well. Claire Roberts Associate Director of Patient Experience Tel: 01553 613459 or email claire.roberts@qehkl.nhs.uk

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