"3 visits to minor injuries"

About: Andover War Memorial Hospital

My son came of his bike and whilst picking up the bike lost his balance and fell on to the end of the handle bar, was seen quickly by student nurse and nurse practitioner who were both lovely and had a calming influence on my son, would cleaned and dressed at Andover Minor Injuries, was then referred to Winchester hospital to be checked over for internal injuries by surgical team, Had to make return visit to Andover the next day as the dressing the nurse put on at Winchester was causing my son discomfort, saw a ovely nurse at Andover who cleaned and redressed the wound and made him laugh whist doing so, back a week later to have dressing removed again by the same nurse, wound cleaned again and son put at ease by making him laugh again happy to say wound has healed lovely. so a big Thank you to all the staff at Andover Minor Injuries for their caring attitude you are all worth your weight in gold.

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Response from Andover War Memorial Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on NHS Choices. I am pleased to hear that you had a positive experience and that you are happy with the care you received. I will ensure that these kind comments are shared with teams involved, who I am sure will greatly appreciate them. Mary Edwards, Chief Executive Email: mary.edwards@hhft.nhs.uk

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