"Staff were brilliant"

About: Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

I was referred to A&E by my doctor after having abdominal pain for a week. Although you have to be patient due to the amount of people attending A&E, the staff were courteous, polite and very helpful. I was at A&E for about 5 hours, but I ended up having blood test, x-ray and a ultrasound scan; I was diagnosed with a gall stone and will have to have my gallbladder removed in the near future.

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Response from Julie Pearce, Chief Nurse + Director of Quality + Operations, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you so much for providing us with such lovely feedback, glad we were able to provide you with an effective and efficient service with a smile. Best wishes for your surgery.

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