"A&E visit."

About: Royal Derby Hospital

I hobbled into A&E on Sunday evening at 7.15. Within 10 minutes a wonderful doctor had introduced themselves, and examined what they considered to be either a fractured or ligament damaged ankle. The doctor possessed a wonderful ability to ease my obvious anxiety and explain the X-ray process. Once in X-ray,the procedure was efficient and friendly and I was soon having the relevant treatment. I am writing this review because from entry to exit I was treated with a kindness and professionalism from every member of staff I came into contact with. Truly impressive!

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Response from Royal Derby Hospital

Dear Mr Richardson, many thanks for your kind comments posted recently on the NHS Choices website regarding your procedure and treatment within our Emergency Department. Our staff try hard to provide a high standard of care to all our patients and receiving such positive feedback is always appreciated. I will certainly ensure that your comments are shared with the relevant staff in this department. Many thanks, once again, for taking the time to provide us with this important information and may we take this opportunity to wish you very best wishes for the future. Kind regards Patient Experience Team for Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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