"my need for a pacemaker"

About: University Hospital Of North Durham

i was rescued from my local pool having suffered a black out ,the paramedics arrived quickly and put me on e c g machine they determined i had a problem and said i should go to durham hospital for a check over , on my arrival the care and treatment i received was superb nothing was to much trouble and i felt in safe hands ,after a long chat with several doctors there advice to have a pacemaker fitted was the best course to take i can't thank all the staff doctors and nursing staff enough for the way i was treated at this difficult time i will be eternally greatfull

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Response from University Hospital Of North Durham

Thank you for providing feedback on your recent visit to the Cardiology department at University hospital of Notth Durham. I am very pleased to hear that you had a positive experience and that you are happy with the care you received. The Trust is grateful for all feedback, positive or negative, as it means we can better understand what is important to our patients, and your kind comments will be shared with the staff. Thank you for leaving your comments on NHS Choices. Patient Experience Team County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust Tel: 0800 7835774