"Two night stay on HDU"

About: Northern General Hospital

Following a liver resection operation, I spent two nights on HDU. The care and support of all the staff was outstanding. The first night I had a nurse who was simply wonderful! I felt relaxed and comfortable (her patent method for pillow placement worked a treat!) After 2 nights, I was transferred to a general ward, the nurse did a handover onto my ward of another patient off HDU and she took the time to pop over and see how I was getting on. It seems unfair to single any one particular member of staff out as it was obvious that all staff on HDU were dedicated and incredibly good at their job. Two other nurses also stood out for me. Please pass on my sincere thanks to everyone involved in my care.

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Response from Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Anonymous Poster

Thank you for taking the time to give us your kind comments on your experience in HDU at the Northern General Hospital. Staff always welcome positive feedback and I will ensure your comments are passed on to those involved.

I hope you continue to make a good recovery following your liver resection.

Thank you again