"The care throughout my stay at Monklands Hospital Dermatology unit was excellent"

About: Monklands District General Hospital / Dermatology

(as the patient),

I have had eczema for a while and my dermatologist decided that I should be admitted to hospital to try and clear it up. As soon as I got to the ward at Monklands hospital I was put at ease and the care throughout my stay was excellent. The nurses and doctors were very helpful and caring and they took into account my mental health problems too, in my opinion they were more considerate than the staff I have encountered in the psychiatric wards I have been admitted to. By the end of my stay my eczema was much better.

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Response from Rosemary Lyness, Executive Clinical Director, NHS Lanarkshire

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Dear pushingmeaway,

Thank you for telling us about your experience, I am pleased it was a positive one.

NHS Lanarkshire joined Patient Opinion in May 2013 and we have been responding to submissions since then.

I would like to acknowledge your submission which was posted before we became a member. I would be happy to hear from you again through Patient Opinion or you can go to the “Contact Us” section of the NHS Lanarkshire website to see the other ways to get in touch www.nhslanarkshire.org.uk

I hope your experiences with NHS Lanarkshire have continued to be positive.

Kind regards

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