I Think Hospitals Should Allow Your Partner to Stay With You

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 37 People

    All You Need

    When you're sick in a hospital bed. All you need is love. The love of the person closest to you in particular.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009

    Very Much So

    I underwent surgery in May in Dublin.  My partner had to stay in a variety of hotels as they kept extending the amount of nights they were keeping me in and each time I awoke, he had been there for hours and was just being told to leave.  To have someone there that you...
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    3 Responses Oct 30, 2008

    I Understand Your Pain

    I work in a hospital and completely understand the want to have your partner with you. I see it everyday. Unfortunately though many hospitals do not have private rooms exclusively. But the "business" of a hospital is to help as many patients as you can and...
    MegJgeM MegJgeM
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 29, 2008

    A Scary Time.

    for a lot of people find being in hospital very scary, including me as i have a major fear of hospitals anyway. and i think because most times when you have to stay in hospital your going threw some frightening **** and for this reason i think your partner should be able to stay...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie
    22-25, F
    5 Responses May 8, 2008
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