" I was very impressed"

About: Tameside General Hospital / Breast surgery

(as the patient),

The entire treatment from the minute I walked in was friendly, helpful and non-patronising. As a 17 year old, I was terrified to find myself in the breast clinic of Tameside Hospital, and when I had a moment of weakness, the nurses - particularly one named Victoria - were very helpful and very reassuring. I thought that the overall attitude in the clinic was warm and the subject matter was handled in a professional, but also sensitive manner. I was very impressed

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Response from Lindsay Stewart, Deputy Director of Nursing, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Many thanks for your lovely comments. We are very proud of our Breast Service and it gives us much appreciated feedback when someone take the time and effort to post such a positive account of their experience. We will ensure your comments are passed on to all those involved.

kind regards

John Goodenough

Director of Nursing

‘’Would you like to help the hospital to improve its services further? We are currently looking for patients and carers to become involved in a development called “Patient Stories”. We want to know more about our services from the point of view of those who received them – what was good, bad, what could be improved, what should be changed. Want to know more about what’s involved? Please contact John Goodenough, Director of Nursing

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