AMGH Inpatient Maternity Patient Survey 

* 1. During this hospital stay, how often did nurses treat you with respect and courtesy?

* 2. During this hospital stay, how often did nurses listen carefully to you?

* 3. During this hospital stay, how often did nurses explain things in a way you could understand?

* 4. During this hospital stay, how often did doctors treat you with respect and courtesy?

* 5. During this hospital stay, how often did doctors listen carefully to you?

* 6. During this hospital stay, how often did doctors explain things in a way you could understand?

* 7. During this hospital stay, how often was your pain well controlled?

* 8. Did you get the support you needed to help with any anxieties, fears or worries you had during this hospital stay?

* 9. Were you involved as much as you wanted to be in decisions about your care and treatment?

* 10. Before you left the hospital, did you have a clear understanding about all of your prescribed medications, including those you were taking before your hospital stay?

* 11. Did you receive enough information from hospital staff about what to do if you were worried about your condition or treatment after you left the hospital?

* 12. While in the hospital, did your doctor, midwife, or nurse answer your questions about your childbirth in a way you could understand?

* 13. While in the hospital, were you given enough information about what to expect about your own physical recovery after birth?

* 14. Were you given enough information about any emotional changes you might experience after the birth?

* 15. While in the hospital, did your doctor, midwife or nurse discuss different options for pain control during the labour and delivery with you?

* 16. Overall, was your pain well controlled? Please answer on a scale where 0 is “not controlled at all” and 10 is “controlled completely”

* 17. While in hospital, did you get enough information about caring for your baby?

* 18. While in the hospital, did you get enough information to support your decision to breast feed or bottle feed your baby?

* 19. While in the hospital, did doctors, midwives or nurses give you the assistance and support you needed to help you breast feed your baby?

* 20. While in the hospital, did you get enough information about bathing your baby?

* 21. After the birth of your baby, were other family members or those close to you able to stay with you as much as you wanted?

* 22. While in the hospital, did doctors, midwives or nurses respect your wishes for labour and delivery in the care that was provided?

* 23. Before you left the hospital, did hospital staff tell you what symptoms to watch for in your baby?

* 24. Before you left the hospital, were you given enough information about support services available in your community for you and your baby?

* 25. Before you left the hospital, did you get enough information from hospital staff about appointments and tests you and your baby needed after you left the hospital?

* 26. Did your prenatal care prepare you for your labour and delivery at the hospital?

* 27. Was this your first childbirth experience?

* 28. During this hospital stay, did you get information in writing about what symptoms or health problems to look out for after you left the hospital?

* 29. Would you recommend this hospital to your friends and family?

* 30. Is there anyone you would like to recognize for providing exceptional care?

* 31. Is there anything else we could do to improve your experience at Alexandra Marine and General Hospital?

* 32. Would you be willing to discuss your experience with a member of our leadership team?

If yes, please provide full name and contact information.

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