"Never been treated so well."

About: Furness General Hospital

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I was admitted into this hospital after being domestically abused by my ex boyfriend and suffering a broken leg. This was on 26 April 2013 and I am still here. I was visiting the area for a few days when this happened therefore I'm away from home, which is in Manchester. I am 25 years old, the youngest on the ward and have never been admitted into hospital before. But I can honestly say without a shadow of a doubt that I feel safer than I've ever felt and they've comforted me in ways that they aren't even trained to. The staff are extremely kind, considerate and helpful beyond belief. I had my operation last night and onbe nurse in particular made me feel very comfortable. I would like to thank every single member of staff I've had contact with because without your comfort, this would have been a much more unpleasant experience. I will also be sending a thank you card to the ward I stayed on, thanking all the staff individually.

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Response from Furness General Hospital

Many thanks for taking thew time and trouble to post such kind comments, we will ensure we pass them onto the staff concerned. If you would like to keep in touch with news from the Trust you can become a member of our Foundation Trust by visiting the following link: www.uhmb.nhs.uk/how-to-become-a-member/

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