"In this day and age.."

About: Leeds General Infirmary

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When registering in A and E, I was asked if I was married, single or other. I explained civil partnered. Person on reception said 'we haven't got that' and put 'other'. Is this for real? C21? Dreadful. So my question is, why ask? What is the point? If for monitoring purposes/ equality reasons, this can't cover adequately.

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Response from Patient Experience Team, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Dear Leeds Patient

Thank you for your feedback on your experience in the emergency department at the Leeds General Infirmary. We appreciate the time you have taken to do this. Your comments are valued and have been passed to the A&E department.

Thank you once again.

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