"Just treat like dirt past from one to the next"

About: Castle Hill Hospital

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Got taken into hull royal for the seventh time.as every time was told I was ok as I was supposed to be better (quite clearly I wasn't) then on the Saturday nite at midnight I was transported to castle hill with was a shock as was told all treatment was done at hull. Was taken onto ward 22 where I was disturbed all night blood pressure etc. a junior doctor then came to see me and said I would be having an echo plus a 24hour tape I waited all day Sunday all day Monday nothing. I then get told I not dying I not an emergency case so it would be done as out appointment . Just lie after lie to me. I had five fits on Sunday . Tuesday after being told three different things I then had the tape fitted three o clock. Wednesday I was taken for a scan then as all was clear and they tied up the loose ends so they said I was able to go home. Thrown out the bed I had to go sit in the day room . Basicly the nurses and doctors Say it's in my head and I have to get on. The staff where not caring apart from one nurse I came out today not having blood pressure done i not eating. Well after trying to report to the ward sister I get no where I wonder what the news paper would have to say I only want my life back .and a nice appoligies would be nice .

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Response from Castle Hill Hospital

Dear Jenny Thank you for placing your posting on the NHS Choices website. We are sorry to read of your recent experience and we will ensure that the staff concerned are made aware. If you would like to discuss this matter further with us, please do not hesitate to contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Service on (01482) 623065 or email on pals@hey.nhs.uk . If you would like to become more involved in decisions about local healthcare, we are recruiting members. By becoming a member you receive our quarterly newsletter, find out more about your local NHS and help us improve local services. You can also attend our ‘medicine for members’ sessions and respond to questionnaires. You don’t need any special skills or experience to become a member; you just need an interest in local health services. There is no commitment, you can get involved as much or as little as you choose. For more information please either email your.nhs@hey.nhs.uk or telephone the Corporate Affairs office on telephone number (01482) 675165. Thank you once again for taking the time to provide us with your views on local NHS services. Kind regards, Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

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