"Gynae operation day surgery Southlands"

About: Southlands Hospital

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Although I work in a hospital I am nervous about being a patient. When I was told I needed surgery, day surgery was the perfect option as no overnight stay is required. I found the experience very positive. It is obviously much quieter and calmer than Worthing suiting the more nervous patient. I found all the staff to be very caring and was treated very well by all. I was kept well informed about where I was on the list and although I was bumped back to last on the list I was still operated on before lunchtime. I was the last person to leave the department at 7.30pm as the consultant had to be contacted but the nurses made sure I was ok before I was discharged and I didn't feel rushed by them. Long may this unit stay open as I think it does an excellent service. Thank you all.

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Response from Southlands Hospital

Thank you very much for taking the time and effort to leave us feedback. We are glad to hear that you were happy with the treatment you received in day surgery. The staff always appreciate receiving feedback and your comments will be passed on to the staff. We also hope you are recovering well.

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