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Letter: Couldn’t ask for better service

Editor, Gazette-Journal:

We in Gloucester are so fortunate to have Riverside Walter Reed Hospital and Heron Cove Rehabilitation Center.

I could not have asked for better service from everyone from the dining staff, environmental service, nursing (especially the wound care nurse and staff on 1-North) and the physicians; especially Dr. Perez. He is an asset to the community.

I suffered a fall on the Friday after Thanksgiving. In spite of an open fracture, the Gloucester Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad transported me with such ease and care to the emergency room. The staff there was excellent. The ER doctor and staff had me ready for the operating room in no time. The OR staff spent hours putting me back together.

In addition to the wonderful staff at Walter Reed, the student nurses from Rappahannock Community College were so attentive and will be great future nurses.

Again, I cannot say enough wonderful things about our community hospital and the resources that are available to the ...

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