"Fantastic service"

About: York Hospital

I was diagnosed with cancer in the mouth at the end of December 2015, I was operated on at the beginning of January. The treatment I received and the attention was first class. Everyone involved from the Consultants team treated me with respect and kindness, I was given information on what was happening and what side effects I could expect. Since leaving hospital the level of care hasn't changed I see the dietician , speech therapist and Macmillan nurse on a regular basis and their willingness to help me through my ordeal is plain to see. I couldn't wish for better treatment and I am sure that my treatment couldn't be any better if I was a private patient. My thanks go to everyone including the team at St James Hospital in Leeds as they also helped me get through a quite unpleasant experience with care and kindness.

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Response from York Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to contact us.

It's great to hear that you have had such a positive experience at York Hospital and that everyone involved in your care have been able to provide you with respect and kindness at such a difficult time.

It's great to hear that since leaving hospital the level of care hasn't changed I hope that you continue to receive the same level of care in the future should you need it.

I will be glad to pass on your feedback to the all the staff involved.

Kind regards

The PALS team

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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