"view of waddington ward"

About: Lincoln County Hospital

was on waddington ward untill today 7.5.2015 drs were fantastic wasnt inpressed with senior staff but can understand shortness of staff is a problem the other regular staff all waydown to cleaners were great and helped make my stay bearerble thank you didnt enjoy nights as staff mainly agency and not much respect for sleepers but thank you all for your help

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Response from Jennie Negus, Deputy Director of Patient Services, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

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Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback which we have shared with the team on Waddington; I am sorry that your experience was marred by some staff; you are right that we have been using bank and agency staff on a number of our wards as we recruit more nurses but many of them are regulars with us and I am disappointed that their approach was not as we expect - in truth it shouldnt matter whether staff are permanent or temporary your experience should still be a good one! Thank you again.

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Response from United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Thank you very much for your comments. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience.

I am sorry to hear that you have some concerns in respect to the senior staff and night staff.

I would really like to discuss this further with you. Could you please call so that we can discuss further.

You can contact me on 01522 512512 and ask switchboard to bleep me on bleep 2203

Many thanks

Marie Beck