"Really pleased with the Cardiovascular team at Tameside General Hospital"

About: Tameside General Hospital / Cardiology

(as the patient),

After attending A&E and being allowed to return home with chest pain, I received a call the day after from appointments saying I needed to go back in the following week.

On arrival to the cardio out patients, I received an ECG all within 15 minutes of arrival I was then seen and the findings were discussed with me.

The team have updated my GP within a week and I am really pleased with the service I received from the team.

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Response from John Goodenough, Director of Nursing, Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trust. I am pleased to see that your treatment plan has been implemented in a timely and positive manor.

Kind regards

Beverley Tabernacle

Deputy Director of Nursing

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