"no dignity"

About: St Richard's Hospital

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i have a 95yr old client on boxgrove ward who has been in st.richards for the past 10 days she has her clothes and nightwear there but nobody has made any effort to dress her and she sits there in an openbacked hospital gown the only time she has been dressed was when i dressed her on day 4 of her stay i realise this is a medical hospital but surely a hca could at least make sure she has her own nightie on she is sat in a chair all day feet not elevated theses simple things are the basis of "care" no physio so although she was mobile on admitance she can now only walk with the aid of two nurses. i am disgusted and will be makeing a formal complaint

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Response from St Richard's Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to provide comments about your client's care St Richard's Hospital. We aim to provide the highest standards of care every time for every patient, so we are sorry to hear about this. The NHS Choices website is anonymous, and your contact details are not shared directly with the Trust. We would suggest you speak to the ward sister in the first instance or you may like to discuss this issue with our PALS department on 01243 831822 or email PALSChichester@wsht.nhs.uk

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