"Skin rash"

About: Newham General Hospital

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A woke up 2 days ago with a huge skin rash on my right cheek, I went to newham hospital desperate. I was waiting about an hour for a doctor to take a look at it. And finally they told me that they need to drill it but they don't have the specific doctor for that job there and they send me to royal London hospital without a reference or anything similar. I'm really disappointed.

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Response from Newham General Hospital

We are sorry for the experience you have described in your comment. We take patient care very seriously, and would like to look into this for you in more detail. We would therefore actively encourage you to contact us directly to discuss this further. Please telephone 020 7363 9292, 020 3594 2040 or 020 8535 6767 if you wish to speak to an independent Patient Experience Facilitator, who will then ensure your concerns are investigated appropriately or alternatively email pals@newhamhealth.nhs.uk.

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