"A+E Friday morning"

About: The Tunbridge Wells Hospital

Mother in law fell at home and fractured hip. Triaged, bloods,ECG, obs within 20 minutes of arriving in A+E. CT and X ray within an hour following this, followed by swift referral to orthopaedic team and admission to an orthopaedic ward within 4 hours. Staff were professional, calm, informative and respectful. Environment safe and restful. Staff happy to answer questions honestly. I am a senior healthcare professional (not in this Trust, and staff were not aware of this) and was very impressed with the quality of care given.

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Response from The Tunbridge Wells Hospital

Firstly, we apologise for the delay in replying to your kind comments and.thank you for taking the time to leave your comments about the services you and your family received from the Trust. We were delighted to learn that your experiences have been so positive and can assure you that your kind comments have been passed on to the relevant departments. Kind regards, The PALS Team.

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