"Great labour experience"

About: King's Mill Hospital

Was referred to kings mill due to closures at my local maternity unit as lack of beds!

Made to feel welcome and was looked after from the time I arrived at 9:30pm and delivery at 01:35am.

Supporting staff, giving me choices and keeping me up to date either what was happening!

Also given a side room when my daughter had to have 2 days worth of antibiotics as a precaution, which helped me rest well.

Staff especially the care support workers were fantastic at helping me getting to grips with breast feeding and made me feel more confident in doing so!

Overall I would happily have any future children at this trust

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Response from King's Mill Hospital

Dear Kat,

Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such kind and appreciative feedback. The staff on the Maternity Unit will be delighted to read that you feel so positive about the care you and your baby received. The staff work hard to ensure that patients and their relatives feel well cared for and supported, and will get a boost from your feedback. Thank you again!

Kind regards,

Alison Whitham, Head of Midwifery and Matron for Children’s Services, Sherwood Forest Hospitals.

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