"Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment"

About: St Bartholomew's Hospital / Breast surgery

(as the patient),

I have recently been diagnosed and treated for breast cancer. This was all done at Barts Hospital and I wanted to share positive feedback on the top class service I received.

From porters, receptionists and nurses through to theatre nurses, radiographers, anesthetists, doctors and surgeons, I had nothing but wonderful and caring treatment.

Having breast cancer along with its diagnoses and treatment is not a good experience at all, but I can honestly say, that ALL the staff at Barts made the whole journey from beginning to end a very positive experience indeed.

There are so many people I want to thank, but I don’t know their names, however I have particularly good memories of the theatre nurses, the surgeons, the anesthetists, the receptionists in the radiology department and the radiographers themselves, so if any of you are reading this feedback, I want to say a great big THANK YOU to all of you.

I put my life in your hands and you all saved my life.

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Responses

Response from Martin Worwood, Patient Experience Measurement, Barts Health NHS Trust

Thank you for taking time to share your experience of care at St Bartholomew's. It is great to read all staff from the various departments and specialties contributed in some way to your positive experience

We have shared your comments with the teams so that they are all able to see them.

Wishing you all the best

Barts Health NHS Trust

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Update posted by Janicci (the patient)

Thank you so much for sharing my comments with all the teams involved in my diagnosis and treatment, they really are all fantastic and should be very proud of the wonderful work they do. Best wishes, Janice