"admitted with suspected gallstones"

About: Musgrove Park Hospital

I have come home from a four night sat on Ward 1 and 2 due to gallstones the poor nurses and health care assistants run around like headless chicken. They were all so friendly and caring! Unfortunately the same couldnt be said for the senior doctors.At one point I felt as though I was having a panic attack after bein spoken down to. When the doctors do their rounds about 8 appear at the bottom of your bed its so intimidating! ! Thankyou so much to all the nurses and health care assistants on ward 1 and 2. You truly are amazing and deserve some recognition! ! As for the majority of doctors you need some people skills!!! Credit goes out to all the nurses and health care assistants xxxxx

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Response from Musgrove Park Hospital

Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write to give praise to the nurses and health car assistants on wards 1 and 2 who cared for you during your treatment at Musgrove. It is always a pleasure to receive commendations such as yours and I thank you for your kind comments which I will pass on to the staff involved with your care. I am sorry, however, to read your comments regarding your doctors. If you would like to talk to us about this please can you contact the Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) at Musgrove Park Hospital. Please telephone: 01823 343536 or e-mail the team: pals@tst.nhs.uk Lucille Hoose. PALS Lead

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