"Disgusted"

About: Queen Elizabeth Hospital (Gateshead)

I have visited and been a patient in a lot of hospitals in Newcastle and abroad (Turkey) but I have never been so disgusted with the patient care as I was when my daughter was a patient on ward 12 at the Queen Elizabeth hospital. I know how overworked nurses are, being an x nurse myself. But the care on this ward was almost zero. It was so bad that I have decided if ever any of my family are ever in need of treatment from a hospital I will make sure they never go to the Q E

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Response from Queen Elizabeth Hospital

We're so sorry to hear that you and your daughter have had a bad experience at the QE. We'd be keen to understand what's gone wrong, and how we might be able to learn from this. If you'd be interested in telling us more about your experience please contact our PALS (Patient Advice and Liaison Service) on 0800 953 0667 or pals@ghnt.nhs.uk.

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