"I was looked after very well The ..."
About: Royal Preston Hospital Royal Preston Hospital Preston PR2 9HT
What I liked
I was looked after very well The staff were caring, helpful and polite. The treatment I received was excellent and I felt the hospital was very efficient.
What could be improved
When I was discharged I received not one word of advice or after care. A simple information sheet containing guidelines for exercise or activities to be avoided following the operation would have been useful ( similar to the ones about pain relief, anaesthetics, control of infection etc.which were given at the pre-op assessment). Information given to me regarding the taking out of stitches was incorrect.
I feel that poor communication has let the hospital down