"My wife's care"

About: Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

My wife had a massive brain haemorrhage from which she unfortunately died in hospital 9 days later. The care she received during her hospital stay could not have been better anywhere in the world. Right from the moment when I brought her to the Accident and Emergency Department through to the moment she died, my wife received wonderful care from all the team – consultants, doctors, nurses, health care assistants, cleaners and chaplains. I was given the privilege of being able to be totally with her for the last 5 days of her life. I believe that this helped her to remain calmer at such a traumatic time in her life, and it also has helped me to begin to come to terms with fact that she is no longer here.

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Response from Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

We are sorry to hear the news about your wife and would like to offer our condolences.

It is so important that patients and families receive the right care in these difficult circumstances and we would like to thank you to telling us about the support you received.

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