"Emergency heart attack admission"

About: St George's Hospital (Tooting) (London)

I got up at 815am last Sunday in Dorking with a pain in my neck and arrived at CCU ward at 1030am having had a stent fitted! 111 prompt and detailed Ambulance crew amazing both in reassurance and control/diagnosis of symptoms the doctor - such a calm and professional manner, both with me and my relatives and a speedy, successful result The nursing staff on CCU and James Hope were caring and knowledgeable - they all seemed to know my case thoroughly. The food was hot and comforting even if it wasn't home cooked, and there was always a cup of tea available I particularly liked the 7 - 730 shift pattern which allowed a thorough change-over/briefing without the usual disappearance of staff although those nurses must be shattered at the end of a shift Everyone kept me informed of my progress and treatment at every stage even in the middle of the night I had little rest at night but mainly due to beepers including mine, and other patients receiving care All of this on a Sunday. Please let me know of any fund-raising events

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Response from St George's Hospital (Tooting)

Thank you for taking the time to post feedback about your experience at St George’s Hospital. We are very pleased to learn about your positive experiences and the comments will be sent to the management of the service. Thank you for asking about fund raising events, the web site for St. George's Hospital fund raising information is www.stgeorgeshospitalcharity.org.uk

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