"Disgusting treatment"

About: Pinderfields General Hospital

I recently had an infection after tonsillectomy so was sent onto a ward after 9 hours of waiting The following day I had bleeding and was very frightened. The nurses on the ward told me to go back to bed and one particular nurse told me to stop been a baby and that she usually works in the blood department and there is nothing wrong with me!I cried feeling terrified with 3 hours of non stop bleeding. I would not recommend this hospital to anyone. The staff are not professional and the majority lack in any empathy. Even though I live near Wakefield I will visiting another hospital from now on.

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Response from Pinderfields General Hospital

We would be pleased to arrange for this experience to be investigated if the patient would like to contact us directly with appropriate details. The email address is pals@midyorks.nhs.uk

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