"Excellent staff and cleanliness"

About: Royal Derby Hospital

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Visited today for a hernia operation and was very pleased with the efficiency and friendliness from all the staff on the general surgery department. The hospital itself is clean and modern and I was made to feel comfortable at every stage of my surgery by all involved. I was kept updated on times and what was going to happen next which was great. Nobody I know enjoys visiting the hospital and I was obviously nervous, however, I am very pleased to say I was made to feel as comfortable as possible and there was always someone near by to offer me their help and assistance. The operation itself appears to have gone smoothly also so thank you all today, very pleased! :)

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Response from Royal Derby Hospital

Many thanks for your kind comments following your recent hernia repair procedure. I was very pleased to learn that your operation had been so successful and it is always nice to receive such positive feedback. I will ensure that this information is sent to the most appropriate Heads of staff so they can share this with all their staff members as I am sure they will all be most appreciative. Many thanks once again for taking the time to send us these details of your experience and may I take the opportunity to wish you well for the future. Kind regards Miss Debbie Furness, member of the Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Patient Experience team

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