About: Stroud General Hospital

Having had a minor surgical procedure the previous day, I encountered a small but worrying problem when trying to change the dressing. I'd had a bad experience following the same procedure several years ago, which heightened my apprehension.As it was early evening my only possibility was the Minor Injuries Unit, although I felt foolish, embarrassed by the smallness of the problem. "This is a minor injuries unit and that is a minor injury " was the receptionist's perfect response.The nurse who saw me was similarly thoughtful and reassuring, re-dressing the small arterial wound more effectively, and with clearer care instructions, than the hospital where I'd undergone the original procedure. And all within 45 minutes. Thanks.

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Response from Stroud General Hospital

Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're pleased to hear that you were happy with the service and staff at Stroud Hospital and the treatment you received. Your comments have been shared with the team.

Best wishes,

The team at Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust

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