"December 8th in day surgery for a minor nose..."

About: Basildon University Hospital

I was admitted at 8 am and greeted by a receptionist who immediately handed me to a nurse who showed me to my bed.

I was admitted, and orientated to the area, and told to wait for the doctors to see me prior to my procedure.

everyone was very pleasant, and I could hear , from the chatter at the Nurse's station, that everyone got on well together.

I went theatre at 10.30, and returned at about 11.30, I was told.

I was uncomfortable, due to not being able to breathe through my nose( but i'd expected this). however i had no pain, and the nurse kept asking me if i was in pain.

I was discharged home at about 5pm, after they checked all my observations again.

Thankyou to everyone in Day surgery, on Tuesday December 8th.

Mrs Susan Schols. Septoplasty

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Response from Basildon University Hospital

Thank you very much for your comments following your recent surgery at Basildon Hospital.

We are pleased that your experience was a positive one and have forwarded your comments to the senior team who will ensure that all staff in the Day Unit are made aware of your kind words.

May we take this opporutnity to thank you once again and to wish you all the best for your future good health.

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