"Everyone was very patient"

About: Colchester General Hospital / General surgery

(as the patient),

A recent admission to Elmstead a Day unit for surgery:

I want to thank in particular Sister Sanderson, Mr Alfhaily and Dr Rovi. I was extremely anxious about the procedure, but everyone was very patient, and in the end my fears were groundless. Dr Rovi ensured I was completely unaware during the surgery even though I was not "under" general anaesthetic.

The day Unit deserve thanks too, for their care and attention.

I suppose I should say at this point that there was a long delay leafing up to surgery and before the outpatients appointment. Personally, I feel the treatment, care and attention and the most important things.

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

Thank you for such wonderful comments, I will ensure they are shared with the team involved.

Many kind regards

Tammy Diles Head of Patient Experience 07785588620

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