"From being referred to having ..."
About: Southmead Hospital Southmead Hospital Bristol BS10 5NB
Posted by Ruth (as ),
What I liked
From being referred to having the operation I felt that the system was thorough, maybe a bit slow. All staff involved at various appointments were friendly and very helpful and reassuring.
On the ward the staff were helpful and supportive. There was a good regime for control of post op pain.
I was overall very pleased and satisfied with the way I was treated.
What could be improved
Unfortunately the day I was in the heating had packed up and was cold. I did not like the ward having both sexes. I would much prefer single sex wards.
I had to walk to theatre, which surprised me and I did not really like.
Not much explanation of what was going on in the anaesthetic room. At least 6 people there not sure what they were all doing. This was disconcerting and could have been explained.