"Open mesh hernia repair"

About: Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Had opp 28/03/14 expecting a lot of pain and discomfort , cannot praise them enough , the whole team were great. I feel great on the day after. The only complaint is the 20 weeks plus waiting time. Big thank you to all the team.

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Response from Paul Jebb, Assistant Director of Nursing (patient experience), Clinical Governance, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Thank you for sharing information about the care and treatment you received at Blackpool Victoria Hospital. Your comment will be reassuring for other patients who access our services.

I apologise that you experienced a delay with your appointment, surgical appointments can often be delayed or rearranged due to unexpected emergency cases we receive. I hope the wait didn’t inconvenience you and am grateful you felt so supported by the team during and after your procedure.

With best wishes for the future,

Paul Jebb

Assistant Director of Nursing (Patient Experience)

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