"Thank you for helping my son with breathing problems"

About: Nevill Hall Hospital / Paediatrics

(as a parent/guardian),

I was sent to A&E by Gwent OOH in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Reception was rather staid (probably looked at me and thought "another fussy mother") but my 2 year old was seen quickly. Had to wait then for a doctor for quite a while, nurses were reassuring, especially upon hearing my child's wheezy breathing, and were even more lovely when I began to get a bit tearful.

Sent up to children's ward, assessed by Mair who was lovely and personable, then moved into a bed on very small ward.

From then on in, outstanding care from doctors, nurses and everyone who were lovely to my son and very reassuring to me. I have never had a bad experience at this hospital, and, although they are obviously stretched, as are all areas of the NHS, they are so caring and kind.

Thank you for helping my son.

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Response from Aneurin Bevan Health Board

Thank you very much for taking the time to post these kind words.

We will pass these comments on to paediatrics at Nevill Hall Hospital.

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