"I cannot fault them, the care was excellent"

About: Tameside General Hospital / Accident and emergency Tameside General Hospital / Gynaecology

(as the patient),

I came in via A&E, turns out I had ruptured ectopic pregnancy and needed emergency surgery. The care I received of Debbie was excellent and Vicky who I believe is an auxiliary is absolutely lovely – she reassured me + even held my hand.

After surgery Alyscan + Helen were my nurses and never stopped attending to me as I was bleeding badly. These 2 nurses never stopped all night I know TGH gets bad press but on this occasion I cannot fault them please pass on my appreciation!

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

Thank you for these lovely comments please be assured these will be passed onto everyone in the department

Many thanks

John Goodenough

Director of Nursing

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