"They are selective of who they want as a patient"

About: Spire Southampton Hospital

I recently have been admitted to the Southampton general hospital. I requested a transfer to the spire. Long story short, after three days trying to arrange this, me, my partner and the specialist gave up as the spire Southampton made it as difficult as possible to get admitted. Each time they got a new excuse and then after the specialist tried to resolve the issue, they came up with another brilliant excuse. My suggestion is that spire should make it clear from the start if they don't want you as a patient, rather then wasting my time and the time of the specialist.

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Response from Spire Southampton Hospital

We are very sorry to hear that you feel you have not received the high standard of service we always aim to deliver. Listening to and acting on feedback is important to us and we would like to take the opportunity to meet with you to discuss your experience. We have a thorough process for considering any complaint we receive and look upon it as an opportunity to identify how we might improve our service; to arrange this, please contact me on telephone 023 8077 5544. I hope to hear from you soon. Kind regards Claire Oatridge Business Development Manager

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