"Layer Marney ward"

About: Colchester General Hospital

I was moved from critical care after chest infection/pneumonia to layer marney ward to continue my care. I wanted to write a review as my mother and I were so impressed with the Ward Sister who listened to her concerns about me and delayed my discharge to make sure I was ready in all aspects of my health. Despite being incredibly busy, this showed that the ward sister found the time to listen to my concerns at great length and do her utmost to help me, for which I am very grateful. I also had amazing care in the Critical care unit, according to my family, of which I can remember very little. Our experience of Colchester Hospital was very positive and my family and I are indebted to the staff that looked after me so well. Thank You

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

Many thanks for your comments and taking the time to submit them. We try really hard to improve our services based on the comments we receive from our patients, their relatives or carers. Could you email me, using the reference “+ve Comment on Respiratory Medicine at RDEE4-Colchester General Hospital at 03/10/2014 20:26:52”, please so we can pass on your good wishes? Many thanks Paul Searle, Head of Communications Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust info@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

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