"Wish I could go to another hospital"

About: Royal Oldham Hospital

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I am still in hospital, the doctors suspected something that would need operating on urgently, so I was on Nill by mouth from 12 yesterday then was to have scan to confirm diagnosis. But the scan never happened and I am in agonising pain but no one seems to know when I am having my scan. I have to suffer in pain until the doctor comes and I know what is happening. I have asked for stronger pain relief to no avail. I will never come to this hospital again and if I suffer due to not being treated I will seek legal advice. And before you say it I can't contact Pals as they don't work weekends.

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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. We are sorry to hear you are not happy with the service we have provided for you. If you wish to discuss your concerns, please contact the Patient advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 0161 604 5897.

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