"Excellent Staff"

About: Airedale General Hospital

Very impressed with the Day Ward system. From meeting the Receptionist and named nurse until the evening discharge I was well informed about what was happening. The anaesthetists were great, even if the worst part of the day was a sore throat due to them ! I had a lovely surgeon who decided my belly button was in the right place to have key hole surgery on my hernia. From memory, I think this has been less painful than my previous conventional surgery, even though that was a double side operation. Considering how many other patients went to the operating theatre that day, I guess that whole team must be really well organised. I quite like the idea of patients walking to the theatre and it was the only useful thing I did all that day. Well done everybody (including after care from my wife) and thanks. Brian H

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Response from Airedale General Hospital

We are pleased that you were impressed with our Day Surgery service and that you were satisfied with the care and treatment received. Thank you Brian for sharing your experience.

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