"Very good care given to my mother"

About: University Hospital Of North Tees

My mother was admitted here with stomach cancer and spent most of her time on ward 40. Sadly my mum died with both myself and sister at her bedside. In the final week of her life she was afraid of being alone so there was always a member of the family at her bedside night and day. During this time we were treated well and my mother treated with care and dignity. Although I feel many of the staff were very caring I would particularly like to single out the staff nurse whose excellent care gave both my mum and us reassurance and confidence in an often maligned NHS

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Response from University Hospital Of North Tees

Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment in NHS Choices, especially at what must be a difficult time for you and your family. We have passed your comments to the staff concerned.

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