"Not enough staff"

About: University Hospital Of North Durham

Good clinical decisions but not enough qualified nurses on wards. Patients often sent home too early instead of to rehabilitation centres because of chronic beds shortage. The hospital wasn't big enough when it was built so some specialist services are out-sourced.

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Response from University Hospital Of North Durham

The Trust is Thank you for providing feedback on your recent visit to the University Hospital of North Durham. I am very pleased to hear that you had a positive experience and that you are happy with care provided. We are very 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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