"Don't Bother. Ask to go to Newcastle!"

About: Cumberland Infirmary

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Was told by a consultant "what do you expect me to do, it's 3pm on a Friday." Then was referred for an MRI scan, which I asked to be made available because I was being treated in Newcastle. It was not made available and hindered the doctors in Newcastle from making a decision. Would avoid at all costs!

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Response from Cumberland Infirmary

Thank you for posting your feedback on the NHS Choices website and we are sorry that you feel the care you received was not a good experience. If you would like this to be investigated further, we would be very happy to look into this for you. You can email complaints@ncuh.nhs.uk

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