"Dialysis at Balfour"

About: Balfour Hospital / General Medicine

(as the patient),

I have been a renal patient in this ward for just over four years.

I have to say that the care I have received has been excellent. The nursing staff are very caring, cheerful, and professional. They could do with a better ward to work in but hopefully this will be addressed in the new hospital. It a pleasure to go to the Balfour for dialysis three times a week. If you are going to have dialysis, the Balfour is the place to have it.

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Response from Julie Tait, Patient Experience Officer, NHS Orkney

Dear Low Flyer

Many thanks for taking the time to share your healthcare experience of the Dialysis Unit at Balfour Hospital here on Patient Opinion. We are extremely pleased to hear that our staff continue to provide a high level of care and support to our patients.

I will share your comments with the staff on the Unit. They will be delighted to hear that they are helping to make your regular visits for dialysis a good experience for you.

Kind Regards

Julie Tait

Patient Experience Officer

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