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Wednesday, 18 October 2017
What our patients say

Stroke Services at Ipswich Hospital gets a huge amount of feedback from patients and their families. These are just a selection of the kind words we receive.

March 2016  
"I can't thank the staff enough for being supportive through my final placement. You have all been amazing."
from a third year student
  " This is just to say a very big thank you to everyone who helped care for our dad. He has made such an amazing recovery and that is all thanks to you."
from a patient's family
"Thanks for all your help and consideration when we visited and phoned the ward. Nothing was too much effort."
from a patient's family
  "We would like to convey our grateful thanks for providing expert care and attention to our uncle. We were thankful for the care you all gave him."
from a patient's family
April 2016  
"I wanted to say a big thank you! All of your help was much appreciated (especially with my finals looming)."
from a medical student
  "It really is a source of comfort when you know that [she] is in good hands during a sad and difficult time. You really all are a credit to your profession."
from a patient's family
"The staff on Shotley Ward were always helpful and sympathetic towards my family. [My husband] had the best possible treatment after his severe stroke."
from a patient's wife
  "It was a very difficult time for me and, whenever I visited, there was always someone who took the time to talk to me and answer my questions."
from a patient's wife
May 2016  
"I want to say thank you for making my first nursing placement so wonderful. You made me feel so welcome and supported me at every turn. I have learnt so much. I will never forget you all..."
from a medical student
  "We really appreciate the little acts of thoughtfulness towards [mum]"
from a patient's family
"Please accept my sincere thanks for the kindness, understanding and patience and everything that helped me on the road to recovery whilst in your care."
from a patient
  "Our grateful thanks for all the care and devotion for giving me my life back"
from a patient and her family
June 2016  
"Your kindness, experience and care, all carried out with such politeness and professionalism, was an enormous help to us all."
from a patient's wife and family
  "I took comfort in the fact that the staff on Shotley Ward were hard-working and took good care of their patients."
from a patient's family
 "You showed us such kindness and compassion which made a terrible situation much more manageable for me and my family. Many thanks."
from a patient's family
   "Thank you so much for making my placement enjoyable. A special thank you to my mentors, who mentored me for the last 10 weeks, you have been great."
from a student