Adam, Veteran, Royal Marines
Royal Marine veteran on the road to recovery
Thanks to DMWS Adam is finally able to relax knowing his medical needs are being met and focus on his recovery and a bright future
Having Ashley from DMWS has been a lifesaverAdam's partner
Former Royal Marine Adam, sustained life changing injuries whilst in service resulting in the loss of his leg. Struggling to navigate his complex medical pathway ahead, Adam was referred to DMWS by his mother-in-law. Due to the severity of Adam's injuries and complex nature of the amputation Adam under went multiple surgeries. This not only put huge amount of emotional and physical strain on Adam, it also had a huge impact on his partner and family. DMWS, expert and experienced in medical welfare, meant that Adam and his family were supported throughout their critical time of need. Adam continues to go from strength to strength and he and his partner are looking forward to the future.
- Support to immediate family
- Improved mental well-being; anxiety and stress
- Improved patient’s experience of hospital and gave him confidence that there was support from the Defence Medical Welfare Service and he was not alone.
- Reduced feelings of isolation