"colorectal investigation feb 27 2016"

About: Colchester General Hospital

I attended the Elmstead Day Unit for a colonoscopy at 1300 hrs and was greeted by friendly staff after presenting my appointment letter I was asked to take a seat. after a short wait a nurse took me to a room where I confirmed all details and had blood pressure checked the I was taken to a ward to change into a gown and dignity underwear, again after a short time I was taken to the theatre. During the procedure I was constantly reassured by staff afterwards being taken back to the ward to rest and have a nice cup of tea and some toast before going home.

I should like to thank all the staff concerned for their care and understanding during what for me was a worrying time. Thank you all

Mr F W Emery

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

Thank you for your kind comments, I will ensure they are shared with the team involved.

Should you need to discuss anything further, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Many kind regards

Tammy Diles

Head of Patient Experience


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