"Second visit to T5"

About: Royal Oldham Hospital

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The first time I was on this ward the staff were amazing (well, most of them - cutting and dyeing hair in the middle of the night and leaving the nurses station unattended) The second time? What a joke. A Junior doctor and an anaesthetist both told me that my previous surgery had been for bowel cancer. That was news to me, had a tumour removed that was benign. After that was left alone. Discharged with no after care advice at all, no sick note no nothing. Shame on you . Last time I tried to make a complaint against a nurse but was told 'they shouldn't have done that' only to find this visit they behaving in exactly the same way. Why no after care advice? Is it because I complained about one of your staff?

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Response from Royal Oldham Hospital

We are sorry to read your comments regarding your visit to the General Surgery department at the Royal Oldham Hospital. If you would to discuss your concern, please could you contact the Patients Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 0161 604 5897.

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