I have arrived late to this site but wish to share my experiences . Early in 2015 I was diagnosed with cancer and underwent the operation to remove the tumour which was done successfully . Chemotherapy was part of the ongoing treatment to which I later developed serious complications and involved several visits and stays in and out of hospital .During this distressing time I cannot overstate the care and attention I received from the nursing, medical, office and catering staff in this hospital. I now have ongoing scans and checks and receive the same professionalism as I did in 2015.We in Sale and district are extremely fortunate to have such a facility and accompanying staff .
Responses to this story
Response from Denise McInnes, Director of Nursing & Clinical Support Services, Executive, Central Gippsland Health Service nearly 2 years ago
Dear Old Surfer
Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience of attending our Oncology Department and more broadly accessing other services at our hospital. It was extremely heart-warming to hear such a lovely story about our health service. We are very proud of the great work our dedicated and hardworking teams deliver to the community, and hearing about your positive experience provides a boost to staff morale and gives us an opportunity to celebrate. I will take great pleasure in passing on your story to our staff. I wish you the very best.