"Ambulatory care unit"

About: Watford General Hospital

I was sent today by my GP today to Watford Hospital Ambulatory care unit. I spent 5 or 6 hours there and find it hard to put into words just how good this place is. Incredible care and facilities, Incredible staff . These new Ambulatory care units are a masterpiece. They do every test possible on the same day . ECG, Xrays, blood tests etc etc . Then at the end you get a consultation with a senior Doctor who explains all the test results and makes a Diagnosis. As it is a full day you are kind of admitted for the day, so they put a wristband on you and as you cannot really leave the ward , Tea Coffee , and sandwiches are offered as a light lunch. The best thing about the place though is the Staff . These must be handpicked because although all NHS staff are great, the staff here are exceptional. I am not a political person but the Tories must take credit for these new units, anybody who says the NHS is going downhill is wrong. As a father of 63 children , over the years I have had many dealings with the NHS. never before have I been this impressed

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Response from Watford General Hospital

Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience of our service. It is always nice to hear about the success of this new service.

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