" I felt that the service was very thorough"

About: Rotherham PCT / Tissue viability service

(as the patient),

I cut my leg in July and the following day I attended the walk in centre.

I was given two courses of antibiotics and my leg was steri stripped and a dressing applied.The following week I returned and was told to leave it open to heal without a dressing.

In early August I was seen by Tissue Viability - Helen, who gave me a full assessment and applied a dressing and advised me to wear compression stockings.

After being seen by Tissue Viability the wound is now healing. I felt that the service was very thorough.

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Response from Grace Oldfield, Patient Involvement Manager, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Dear honest394, Thank you for sharing your story on patient opinion. It is good to know that you are happy with the services you have received from Helen and will pass on your kind comments.

best wishes.

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