"Lost my baby"

About: Diana, Princess Of Wales Hospital

I first found out I was pregnate I was bleeding from the start so I went for an emangecy scan to see if my baby was doing fine! They told me my baby was doing great they said come back in 7 days well I made it 2 days at home then started getting terrible pains in my belly they didn't see to me straight away I had to wait an hour with these pains am 17 I didn't even know what was happening I had to keep getting my boyfriend to go and keep asking they wouldn't tell us anything then finally after an hour and half I got took to the maternity ward I had to wait 20 mintues longer. They was ment to do a scan to see if everything was fine, till the point i went and asked if I could go for a wee after I went to the toilet I lost my baby I was so disspointed they made me stay in over night so I could have a scan in they morning they lost all my documents, they said my scan would be at 9am they didn't come and get me till 1pm when I went for my scan they found out I was having twin and told me to come back in 7 more days which I did and they got my my hopes up that I was having another baby till they turned round and said they lost my documents again and said they couldn't find anything else I blame this hospital they could of done more

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Response from Diana, Princess Of Wales Hospital

Hello, I'm very sorry to hear about your experience, it's definitely not what we strive for. Please could you contact one of our matrons so that we can look into this properly? Jane Warner can be contacted on 01472 875403 ext 7884 or email jane.warner@nhs.net Many thanks, Sarah Mainprize