"Total hip replacement"

About: West Cumberland Hospital

The procedure and aftercare for this operation was outstanding. My consultant, who together with the excellent theatre staff, have given me a new lease of life. I was then sent to Skiddaw ward 2 for my aftercare. All aspects exceeded my expectations from the food to additional services. Thank you. The area that gave me cause for concern was linked to postponement of the operation and was beyond the control of those carrying out procedures or providing care, these I will take up with the Trust as some were unnecessary and they give the hospital a bad name.

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Response from West Cumberland Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It is lovely to hear that this exceeded your expectations. The staff were delighted to hear your comments. I've also shared your comments regarding the food with the catering department.

I am sorry your operation was postponed and I hope you continue to enjoy your new lease of life


North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

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