"excellent care for my mother"

About: Colchester General Hospital

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My mother, Diana, was taken into A&E on Thursday 11th April following a collapse at home. The ambulance crew were fantastic (and came by later to check how she was), the A&E staff looked after my mum very carefully and dilgently and kept us (her sons) informed of progress. Later, when she was moved to Dedham ward, the nurses, doctors and support staff could not have been more helpful, professional and caring. They also moved very quickly to fit a pacemaker and she was ready to leave on Saturday. The nurse who discharged mum was superb. Many thanks to everyone. Stephen

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

Many thanks for your comments and taking the time to submit them. We try really hard to improve our services based on the comments we receive.

We have a quarterly At Our Best Awards scheme which recognises staff achievements and thanks them for what they do. It has a team category, an individual and a volunteer category.

You could enter the team/the person you were kind enough to write in about, by clicking here! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/At_Our_Best_Awards

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