About: Good Hope Hospital

This was my second knee replacement and the quality and taste of the food served up still has not got better....some of which looked inedible. and smelt worse. I also found that the level of care given on the nightshift was quite substandard at times. Day staff were brilliant and coudnt fault the care etc. top notch...And overall i cant fault my stay....apart from one incident when leaving... I had asked for hospital transport and the guy who picked me tried to get me into a van type car which was no good. He did go and report it and when taking me back in he decided to try and go at a run over the incline designed for blind people. This didnt work and i thought i was going to fall out. i didnt but it jarred my knee really badly. Not good. Why cant you have an area thats tarmacced for just wheel chairs ???? thanks e. yates

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