"excellent treatment at fracture clinic"

About: Arrowe Park Hospital

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I attened an appointment at the fracture clinic after fracturing my ankle over in Liverpool. I was in the clinic that was 35mins behind time. I thought i am going to be here all day. My appointment was at 15:05, i was seen 10mins later. The communication between all staff was excellent. Bless the doctor who tried to cut my cast, but couldn't due to my ankle being in pain from any pressure, he was only trying. The doctor then handed over to the nurse who then cut it off without myself being in pain. Brilliant communication between the doctor and the consultant. Everything was explained, nothing was left out.

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Response from Arrowe Park Hospital

Thank you very much for your kind comments. We are extremely grateful that you have taken the time to provide this feedback. Our staff work hard to try to ensure that a patient’s experience whilst at the hospital is as pleasant and comfortable as possible, and they are always considerably heartened and motivated on learning how much their efforts have been appreciated. We have passed your kind sentiments to staff in our Fracture Clinic. If we can be of further assistance in any way, please do not hesitate to contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on freephone 0800 432 0251, email wih-tr.pals@nhs.net or in writing to PALS, Arrowe Park Hospital, Arrowe Park Road, Upton, Wirral, CH49 5PE. Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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