"Spruce ward"

About: Darent Valley Hospital

My daughter was discharged from spruce ward today after an 8 day stay. My daughter is only 21 and has had serious neurological problems most of her life she was admitted with a blinding headache and was in agony. As promised on day 2 the pain nurse visited her and reviewed her meds and 48 hours later her headache had greatly improved. Neurology ran some tests also. The staff worked as a team and I new what was going on at all times as well as rebekah. My daughter was treated with kindness and respect as we're all the other patients . The stroke patients were treated with dignity and respect and sometimes I was near to tears see g the compassion shown by the staff. Thank you so very much for helping my daughter get better and for easing the burden of having a very unwell relative

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Response from Darent Valley Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to post this wonderful feedback regarding your daughter and other patients care on Spruce Ward. All of the staff have been notified of your kind words and it was lovely to hear that your daughter is now feeling so much better. With best wishes The Communication Team Darent Valley Hospital

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