"Positive CaSH Clinic / Smear Test Experience"

About: Locala Community Partnerships CIC / Kirklees Sexual Health

(as the patient),

I attended my local CaSH clinic (Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire) for a discussion regarding my implant, which I had fitted in May. I called on Monday and was able to get an appointment by Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday morning I received a letter in the post regarding my next cervical screening being due, so thought I would ask if I could make an appointment to have this done too when I saw the nurse. I arrived for my appointment 5 minutes before time and was seen straight away. The nurse (who I had seen before) was very kind and understanding and listened to everything I had to say before offering a treatment option which I was happy with. I mentioned the screening letter and she suggested that I have the smear carried out there and then to avoid the inconvenience of having to come back again. Overall I had a very positive experience and would definitely go back to this clinic again for similar issues rather than visiting my GP.

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Responses

Response from Louise Thornton, Customer Engagement Manager , Adults Planned and Health and Wellbeing Business Unit, Locala Community Partnerships

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Thank you very much Daisy88 for your lovely comment and taking the time to write something on patient Opinion.

As a service we welcome all feedback and it is always great to receive some about a positive experience.

I will pass this on to the nurses at Cleckheaton clinic.

Thank you again.

Thanks

Dawn

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