"Bad Case of Indigestion."

About: Airedale General Hospital

Anything else?

O.K. Heart Attack. Firstly, I would like to apologise to a packed A&E on Sunday 22nd about 3:30p.m. Having given the lady on reception my symptoms I was whisked straight through to triage and consequently onward to Leeds General Infirmary where the waiting team performed the procedure and placed a stent in an artery. I was returned to Airedale the same evening and had tea and toast on my admission to ward 16. I know I am making light of the whole incident but throughout everyone concerned was calm and efficient which certainly relieved my stress during something that doesn't happen every day ( well not to me ). A&E - First Class, speedy, no nonsense care. Leeds General Infirmary - Saved my life ! Amazing, well set up operation that runs like clockwork. Ward 16 - Caring, knowledgeable staff who answered any question and made a pretty decent cup of tea even at silly o'clock when I couldn't sleep. I can only thank all concerned and commend everyone for their kindness and professionalism throughout my short stay. ( Evicted Wednesday 25th ) Please pass on my gratitude . regards Graham

Story from NHS Choices

Do you have a similar story to tell? Tell your story & make a difference ››


Response from Airedale General Hospital

On behalf of Airedale General Hospital, thank you for taking the time to share your kind comments. The staff involved have been informed. We are pleased your care and treatment was a positive experience and hope you continue to make a good recovery.

  • {{helpful}} of {{total()}} people think this response is helpful

Updates, changes and questions related to this story