"My husband suffered a stroke three weeks ago"

About: Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

I would like to thank all the staff from the A E dept the staff on the Louis pasteur ward for the excellent care they gave to my husband from the moment he had his stroke on the 25/06/16 at 7pm it took 9mins for the paramedic to arrive,the ambulance arrived shortly afterwards and the stroke team were waiting for him in the A E .T he staff were considerate,kind and informative it was a busy night with the nurses coping with drunks and very minor complaints but they were very good with my husband because of their care he has regained his full mobility so thank you Basildon for giving me my husband back kind Regards Lorraine.

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Response from Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your comments following your husband's recent stay at Basildon Hospital.

It is always pleasing when relatives take the time to express their appreciation for the care and treatment given to their loved ones and we were very pleased to hear that your husband's experiences in A&E and Pasteur Ward were positive ones and that he is recovery well.

Your comments will be forwarded to the senior teams to ensure that all staff involved in your husband's care are made aware of your kind words.

May we take this opporutnity to thank you once again and to wish your husband all the very best for his future good health.