"Outstanding Gynae care"

About: Tameside General Hospital / Gynaecology

(as the patient),

After a very long wait to get a date for my operation I received nothing but respect and outstanding care. My operation went very well however after a few hours of being back on the ward things weren't going as they should, a long story and I don't want to go into my private medical history. But what I would like to say is that the following 8/9 hours I received fantastic care from staff. The nurse that helped me through the night was respectful and made me feel as ease even though I knew I wasn't very well at all. Even 1 member of staff who had been told that under no circumstances must beds were aloud to be brought into the X-ray department let the team wheel me in as I had just undergone surgery and was becoming very unwell and needed to X-ray immediately. My surgeon was told of my deterioration and he gave instructions and rang every hour to check my progress. He also turned up at my bedside at 9 the following morning (his day off) to see me. Now that is what I call outstanding care! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

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Response from Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your feedback in relation to your recent experience.

We are delighted that your experience was so positive with everyone whom you came in contact with.

We have shared your comments with our teams.