"Suicide"

About: New Cross Hospital

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My brother was turned away from A and E at New Cross Hospital after a 3 hour wait by a doctor who said 'Had he tried managing his condition at home?' He was suicidal at the time He is now on suicide watch in hospital.....Disgusting They appear to have no knowledge whatsoever of psychiatric care in this department

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Response from Jamie Emery, Patient Experience Lead, The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust

Thank you for posting your comments regarding the experience your brother received in our Emergency Department.

If you can contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 01902 695362 who will be able to look into this concern further for you.

Kindest regards

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Response from New Cross Hospital

Thank you for posting your comments regarding the experience your brother received in our Emergency Department. If you can contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 01902 695362 who will be able to look into this concern further for you. Kindest regards Jamie Emery Patient Experience Lead

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