"My 18 year old son was on ICU for three..."

About: Furness General Hospital

What I liked

My 18 year old son was on ICU for three weeks due to a severe attack and the nurses,doctors were excellent, i could never thank them enough,they all deserve medals,when my son regained consciousness he was moved to anoher ward for a bed to become available at a Neurological Rehabilitation unit and the level of care halved

What could be improved

the nurses care on the wards

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Response from Furness General Hospital

Thank you for your kind comments. We have passed your message onto the teams involved.

We were not sure from your comments about the level of care once your son was moved, if you need any further help or information please do not hesitate to call our confidential Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS). They can be contacted on 01539 795 497.

We place great value in the fact that local people continue to choose our hospitals and we openly encourage patients and visitors to give us their feedback. This will enable us to continually to improve the services we offer and the experience our patients have whilst in our hospitals.

To find out more about your local hospital visit www.uhmb.nhs.uk

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