"Possible broken ankle and knee"

About: Barnsley Hospital

I went to A&E on 29/09/15 after slipping in dancing and going over on my ankle, I thought I had broken both my ankle and knee, I was seen by a nurse within 20 minutes who was very polite and caring. Then I was told I may have a long wait due to it being busy however, I was seen by a doctor roughly 30 minutes after seeing the nurse. The doctor was extremely polite and professional and sent me for an X-Ray, I was taken to the X-Ray department on the bed due to it being too painful to walk. All the professionals that cared for me while I was at A&E were amazing and a credit to BGDH. Top quality care.

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Response from Barnsley Hospital

Hi Laura

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, we are pleased to hear you had a positive experience in our A&E Department and we will pass on your feedback to our staff.

Kind regards

Barnsley Hospital Communications Team

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