"Absolutely fantastic"

About: Ipswich Hospital

I am rather fortunate in the fact hospitals are places I have managed to avoid for the most part in my life. That changed one Tuesday afternoon when I had an accident at work and had to call for an ambulance. This arrived quickly and from that moment I knew I was in good hands, the paramedics were fantastic and liased well with the A&E staff at Ipswich. We headed straight into resus on arrival where every part of the process was explained to me, I was strapped to a rather uncomfortable spinal board but the staff worked quickly to get me onto a bed as soon as they were satisfied I was fit for such.

Everybody made me feel valued and treated me with respect and dignity. The best news of course is I sustained no serious damage which made my visit even better. I thank everybody invoked my my care that evening.

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Response from Ipswich Hospital

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us this fantastic feedback which we will be sure to share with the A&E team and our colleagues in the Ambulance Service. Every good wish for the future. I know that the team will be really pleased to have your warm praise. It is very much appreciated.

My thanks,


Jan Ingle, Head of Communication and Extenral Relations

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