"Heart attack victim"

About: Leeds General Infirmary

I had a heart attack on 6 Aug 2015 whilst at york,I was rushed straight to Leed G I and straight into surgery.All of the staff were fabulous their prompt action helped to reduce the damage to my heart.The care I received in ward L20 then ward L18 was excellent I would like to thank all the staff for their care.

Many thanks.

Keith Gilson Durham

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Response from Leeds General Infirmary

Dear Mr Durham

Thank you for taking the time to write to us.

I am extremely pleased that you had such a positive experience whilst in our care.

I have passed your kind words to matrons for both Ward L20 and L18 and I know that all the staff will be delighted to know that they are delivering a level of care that met your needs and fulfilled your expectations.

With kind regards

Rosie

Senior Nurse

Patient Experience

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Response from Leeds Teaching Hospitals

Dear Mr Gilson

I am so sorry to hear that you suffered a heart attack. Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your experience at the Leeds General Infirmary; I am so glad to read that you were pleased with the care you received and the staff you encountered whilst in our care. I wish you a swift recovery.

Kindest regards

Rosie

Senior Nurse

Patient Experience Team