"Granddads hospital care"

About: Chesterfield Royal Hospital / Cardiology

(as a relative),

My granddad received care following a stroke last year. He survived for 10 days following his stroke and the hospital were, on the whole, fantastic at caring for him and supporting our large family through this difficult time. My grandma gets easily confused but the doctors dealt with her with respect and dignity when explaining what had happened, ensuring that the rest of the family also understood, but putting her at the heart of the decision making process.

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Response from Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Thank you for your kind words about your Grandad's care and my condolences on your loss. This must have been a difficult time for you and your family. I'm pleased to read that your Grandma was treated with respect and that everyone was kept informed about what was happening. With best wishes Sarah Turner-Saint, head of communications

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