"A&E and Parking"

About: Watford General Hospital

Recently had to take my 18 year old daughter to A&E. We arrived at 11.30am and left at 11.20pm. My daughter was seen by several different doctors, but had to wait hours and hours between each consultation !!! She was in a great deal of pain, but was left to sit in the waiting room between these consultations. She was then sent home, and was told that time was a good medicine !!! And should make a return visit to her GP, ironic as it was the GP that had sent her to A&E !!! Not really what you want to hear having spent 12 hours in A&E ! It cost £20.00 in parking, totally disgusting !!! How can that be fair ? People shouldn't have to pay that sort of money on parking !!!

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Response from Watford General Hospital

We are sorry to learn that your experience of our hospital was not as expected.

If you would like us to investigate this matter further on your behalf, please contact our colleagues in the Complaints Department on 01923 217866.

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