"Brilliant In patient care at RDE Exeter"

About: Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital (Wonford) / Trauma and orthopaedics

(as the patient),

Whilst on the ward following a knee replacement I became depressed and weepy (previously diagnosed). One of the doctors asked me if It would help to be in a room on my own.. I said it would but didn't hold out much hope. Literally 5 minutes later 2 nurses arrived and said they were moving me to a private room. The room was not being used as the bathroom couldn't be used. Care was brilliant here.

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Response from Natalie Stone, Patient Engagemennt and Experience Co-ordinator, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

I would like to thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent stay in the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital. It is pleasing to hear that your experience of the hospital was so positive. I will ensure your comments are passed on to the department manager.

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