"The phlebologists not up to scratch"

About: King George Hospital

The phlebologists require retraining. Simple blood colection 3 weeks on and I am still severely bruised and my arm is num and i feel pins and needles asnd pain. Never experienced this ever before with old staff.

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Response from King George Hospital

Thank you for sharing your experience. I am concerned to hear that you are having issues with your arm three weeks after your blood test. To be able to investigate this, please contact me through our PALS team on 01708 435 454 or email PALS@bhrhospitals.nhs.uk with further details. Yours sincerely Flo Panel-Coates Director of Nursing

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