"A and e at Durham"

About: University Hospital Of North Durham

I went to a and e after falling from my horse and landing on my head, I was seen instantly by the triage nurse, but I was disappointed when there were a number of children who had jammed fingers in the door and a woman who had fallen on her wrist were seen by a doctor before me. Even though they signed in and I'm pretty certain a possible head injury should be a priority.

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Response from University Hospital Of North Durham

Thank you for providing feedback from your visit to A&E at University Hospital of North Durham in 2013. Unfortunately, at the time you shared your feedback, we were unable to respond. If you would like to discuss your previous comments please contact us. The Trust is grateful for all feedback, positive or negative, as it means we can better understand what is important to our patients. Thank you for leaving your comments on NHS Choices. Patient Experience Team County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust Tel: 0800 7835774

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