"My daughter giving birth to her son"

About: Medway Maritime Hospital / Maternity

(as a relative),

My daughter was treated with such respect & kindness in the medway birthing suit by everyone. She was supported & so was her partner & I every step of the way, my grandson was born in a peaceful calm person centered atmosphere as she had asked for.

After the birth she had complications & needed emergency surgery they responded quickly & calmly, she was seen on a Sunday night by a wonderful surgical team that explained everything & went to theater quickly. Her fears were reduced because they supported us all every step of the way.

She recovered quickly & I cannot thank them enough it was an emotional roller coaster but they calmed our fears all the way.

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Responses

Response from Medway NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for your words of praise about the staff who helped your daughter deliver your grandson.

I was pleased to read that staff remained professional and calm througout making the experience as positive as it could be during a difficult time.

I hope you all go on to enjoy many memories together.

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