"attended a+e 2/3/15 with my 17 yrs old son"

About: Royal Bolton Hospital

I could see the depart was busy and waited over 2 hours to then get a telling off for attending a and e. Nurse was extremely abrupt and sharp with us. No pain relief offered . X Ray taken told sharply nothing wrong and should have gone to a doctor. After another agonizing night in pain I took my son to the walk in centre the following day to be told he had a broken rib! Extremely annoyed about the way we were treated.

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Response from Royal Bolton Hospital

We are sorry to hear this and hope your son is now feeling better. If you would like to discuss further please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 01204 390193

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