"Rainforest ward"

About: Diana, Princess Of Wales Hospital

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Had a lovely stay at Rainforest with my partner and 6 week old son. The nurses were brilliant in every way except at 3am one morning they took my son out of his cot, took him in a room, and put a cannula in his hard 3 times (as the first two veins in his hands were not strong enough). Absolutely horrified to hear my son had had all that done to him and I was not there to comfort him. When I expressed my concern to them they said they thought we looked too peaceful to wake, which was nice but not there choice to make.

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Response from Diana, Princess Of Wales Hospital

Hello, thank you for your comments. We can look into your concerns if you could please contact our Patient and Advice Liaison Service on (01472) 875403. Best wishes, Sarah Mainprize

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