"Amazing experience!"

This was my first visit to Blackburn Birth Centre and I can honestly say it was an amazing experience! Throughout my pregnancy I was lucky enough to meet several of the lovely midwives who work there. All the staff we met were exceptional, very professional and caring, they couldn't do enough for you! For anyone thinking of going to give birth here I would highly recommend it! The facilities are brilliant, it's like home from home. The rooms are lovely and spacious with birthing pools and various other equipment with doors leading out to lovely gardens for you to walk round. There's a TV room and kitchen with an endless supply of tea, coffee and toast! I would just like to thank all the staff at Blackburn Birth Centre as they made my time there a memorable and wonderful experience!

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Response from Blackburn Birth Centre

Many thanks for your comments regarding your experience of the Blackburn Birth Centre and thank you for taking the time to do so.

Congratulations and I hope all is going well with your new baby.

I am so pleased that you had such an amazing experience and that you found all the staff to be very professional and caring.

I am really pleased to hear that you found the rooms to be spacious and that the surroundings are lovely.

I will ensure your comments are passed onto the team who I am sure will be delighted to receive such lovely feedback.

If you would like to talk through your visit to us with one of our Patient Experience team so we can understand the bits of your experience that made this such a good visit for you we would really value this so that we can try to make it like this for every patient visiting our hospitals and services.

You can either contact me (Helen Ritchie) on 01254 734471 or email me on Helen.ritchie@elht.nhs.uk.

Many thanks again for commenting and best wishes

Helen Ritchie

Senior Patient Experience Facilitator

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