"Sexual health screening"

About: Peterborough City Hospital / Sexual health clinic

(as the patient),

I've never had a full sexual health screening before, so was absolutely terrified.

The receptionist, the nurses, the healthcare assistant: they all worked to put me at ease. My appointment was even split so that I could go to the toilet rather than sit in discomfort.

Everything was explained, I did not feel patronized, just nervous.

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Response from Lesley Crosby, Deputy Chief Nurse, Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for giving us such positive feedback and I am so pleased that the staff were able to reassure you.

I will ensure your comments are passed through to the relevant staff.

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Response from Peterborough City Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to make these positive comments about your experience of our Department of Sexual Health, we will ensure they are passed on to the relevant staff and department. We take all comments from patients and visitors seriously and strive to ensure that we use them to continuously improve patient experiences.

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