"Cataract surgery: I had very good help from the hospital"

About: Harmoni / NHS 111 Hillingdon Hospital / Accident and emergency Hillingdon Hospital / Ophthalmology London Ambulance Service NHS Trust

(as the patient),

I am 84 years old and recently had a eye operation to remove a cataract. I had very good help from the hospital.

After returning home I could not see, it was like looking through fog, so I phoned 111 who arranged an ambulance and took me to A&E. They were very patient and helpful, very reassuring.

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Response from Amanda Mayo, NHS 111 Service Director, Harmoni

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent NHS experieneces and that NHS111 were able to provide you with the support you required. I hope that your sight has imporved and that you are feeling well.

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Response from Hillingdon Hospital

We would like to thank you for taking the time and effort to provide our staff with feedback about your experiences. It is good to read that you received the care you needed and that the staff were very patient and helpful. On a personal note we would like to wish you well in your recovery.

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