"Husband blue lighted to here from blackpool"

About: Royal Preston Hospital

My husband was admitted to Blackpool vic on 15 th juse 2016 where they saw an anurism he was blue lighted to Preston hospital where they could not find an anurism. They done scans n bloods. Scan showed problem with his bowel. Blood test came back as gangrene in his system. They rushed him to theatre where they found 55% of his bowel had twisted and become gangrenous they removed it with part of his intestines. The level of care has been phenomenon. He is still a patient in here n could be home by the weekend. The staff have all been very helpful nothing is too much for them. I would highly recommend preston hospital

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Response from Rhona Hartley, Head of Patient Experience and Customer Care, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for taking the time to tell us of yours and your husband's experience here at Royal Preston Hospital. Staff work hard to provide a high standard of care and it is always extremely pleasing to hear of the effect that has on our patients. We wish your husband a speedy recovery.

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