"Better than expected"

About: Cumberland Infirmary

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You hear a lot of horror stories about the CIC which I experienced none of in my 5 night stay. I was brought by ambulance to A & E after breaking my leg in the early hours of Sunday morning and I was dealt with very quickly and efficiently. No one made assumptions about me being drunk and falling over :) I was admitted to Maple D, had an operation the next day then moved, through to Maple B to recuperate. All the staff were brilliant, kind, helpful and friendly. Nothing was too much for them, which was great as I needed to use a bedpan for the first few days of my stay! The wards were very clean.

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Response from Cumberland Infirmary

Thank you for posting your feedback on the NHS Choices website and we are pleased that the care you received met with your expecations. We have passed your feedback to the staff involved in your care in A & E and Maple D.

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