"after nearly 3 weeks brother in law no better,"

About: Colchester General Hospital

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nearly 3 weeks now, no improvement,in fact now getting worse,so the family are taking him out of the hospital, and transfering him somewhere where he will get care, and treatment,because it does not exist here in this hospital

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

The patient's consultant, ward sister and myself met with the family, to help clarify the treatment plan, and establish a way forward. Hopefully the perception of nothing being done has been challenged and proven otherwise. However, I think this will need to be revisited on a regular basis. We proposed and agreed with the family to meet again this week. Please email me directly if anything needs clarication or you need further assistance. Mike Pearce Learning Disability Hospital Liason Nurse Specialist Michael.Pearce@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

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