"My sisters cancer treatment"

About: Heartlands Hospital / Gynaecology

(as a relative),

My sister who has a rare form of ovarian cancer, has had chemotherapyrecently but due to her stomach filling with fluid she had to return to hospital she had only has been home 1 day with a very swollen stomach and she is still waiting for something to be done, she hasn't eaten for 2 days they told her now that nothing can be done for a further amount of time. This is outrageous my sister IS Dying and they are not doing nothing.

Do you have a similar story to tell? Tell your story & make a difference ››

Responses

Response from Sarah Quinton, Head Nurse for Heartlands Hospital, Heartlands, Heart Of England NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Sir or Madam,

I am sorry that you are concerned about the care your sister is recieving. If you would like to contact me directly or our Patient Services Team, we will be happy to look into this for you.

I can be contacted via the Trust switchboard on 0121 424 2000 or PALs are on 0121 424 0808

Kind Regards

Sarah Quinton

Head Nurse

Heartlands Hospital

  • {{helpful}} of {{total()}} people think this response is helpful