"Skelmersdale Walk In Centre"

About: Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

(as the patient),

After an awful experience mid November at this walk in centre, I posted on Patient Opinion https://www.patientopinion.org.uk/opinions/120967 and received what I found to be an unpleasant and patronising reply.

I was advised the investigation would take 30 days. I have just received a letter to advise the investigation is not yet complete. It was a simple incident but now I'm getting extremely paranoid (literally - part of my diagnosis) about why this is taking so long.

I have had to post another story as I am seemingly unable to reply to my original posting.

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Response from James Munro, Chief executive, Patient Opinion We are preparing to make a change

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Hi Snowdog

I'm glad you've been able to post your story on Patient Opinion, but I'm sorry about the problem in responding. I'm afraid this is a result of how our site is currently built.

However, now that you have raised this, I think that we should review how this part of the site works and see if we can improve on it. I'll put this on our to-do list.

Thanks for nudging us to improve!

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