"Compassionate Care"

About: Colchester General Hospital

My Mother was taken into Colchester Hospital after a fall and sadly died a few days later. She spent time in the Frail Elderley Unit and Dedham Ward. The care she received throughout this time could not be faulted. The nurses could not have been kinder and treated her with dignity. I cannot understand why some people criticise the NHS as from my 1st hand experience everyone was prepared to go the extra mile. Many thanks to everyone involved for making this difficult time the best it could be.

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

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

You are in our thoughts at this very sad time.

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you wish to discuss this any further.

Many kind regards

Tammy Diles

Head of Patient Experience


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