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About: Colchester General Hospital

The staff were efficient and friendly. The theatre staff quickly put me at ease and I was included in all the aspects of my care. From start (seeing the consultant) to finish the service was excellent. If the staff hadn't mentioned it I would never have known I was in a mobile operating theatre. Although never a pleasure to have to go into hospital it was made as pleasant as it could be.

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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. We have a quarterly At Our Best Awards scheme which recognises staff achievements and thanks them for what they do. It has a team category, an individual and a volunteer category. You could enter the team/the person you were kind enough to write in about, by clicking here! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/At_Our_Best_Awards Also, could you email me, using the reference “+ve Comment on Orthopaedics at 30/01/2015 12:08:23”, 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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