"Good experience at Stocken Prison"

About: HMP Stocken / Primary care

(as a staff member posting for a patient/service user),

Stocken Prison held a Healthcare Promotion Event for inmates. These were some of the comments from the inmates:

'Healthcare staff team have treated me well'

'For me healthcare have been more than helpful, every member of staff has been polite and treated me with respect. Particularly the Dentist as this is the only treatment I have received, he was very helpful and did an awesome job with my work'

'This is the only prison I have been to that has done a healthcare fair and I have found it beneficial'

'Been to see the Dentist - very professional good service. Seen Optician - very good service'

'We get plenty of gym sessions, it's the best prison I've been to for gym. Helps burn up energy'

'Nottinghamshire Mental Health Team at Stocken Prison are the most valuable resource this Prison has, it has provided me with support'

'Gym is good. It takes my anger away and stops me thinking about things. It makes me relaxed'

'Im very happy with the healthcare in HMP Stocken because they are always on time with my tablets and they are always willing to talk about my problems'

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Response from Julie Grant, Head of Communications, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Thank you for taking the time to post these very positive comments about the Healthcare Team. We value all feedback, whether good or bad and I will make sure these positive comments are passed onto the Team. Many thanks for posting.

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Response from Alison Hunter, Head of Offender Health, HMP Stocken, Stocken Prison, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Thank you all for your comments. I have printed them off and shared them with the team. We really enjoyed putting on the health fair and hope to repeat it next year.

I am really proud to see your comments about the team as they work really hard constantly improving the service for you all.

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