"My operation"

About: Tameside General Hospital / General surgery

(as the patient),

I had an akins and scarf osteotomy at tameside hospital.

The care was excellent, but communication by letter could be improved.

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Response from Lindsay Stewart, Deputy Director of Nursing, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for these kind comments, I will ensure we look into how communication by letter can be improved.

Thank you again

John Goodenough

Director of Nursing

‘’Would you like to help the hospital to improve its services further? We are currently looking for patients and carers to become involved in a development called “Patient Stories”. We want to know more about our services from the point of view of those who received them – what was good, bad, what could be improved, what should be changed. Want to know more about what’s involved? Please contact John Goodenough, Director of Nursing at


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