Was sectioned as an informal patient when I asked to leave. I did not need to be sectioned. Was not involved in decisions about my care. I absconded from the hospital because they were not listening to my wishes. Police brought me back in a cuffs and I was forced to take injectable medicine. Some of my belongings went missing when they changed my ward to the low stimulus Willow ward. My complaint was ignored by the matron.

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Response from Bowmere Hospital

Dear Anonymous, Thank you for taking the time to contact us here at Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. I am very sorry to read your comments and would welcome the opportunity to listen to your experiences in the hope that they can be addressed with individual staff if appropriate. I was also sorry to read of items going missing and would be able to discuss what options would be available to you in regards to investigating this area. I would be grateful if you could contact me on 0800 195 4462 or email me at pals@cwp.nhs.uk Kind regards. PALS Officer

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