"day case knee surgery"

About: Royal Blackburn Hospital

My Husband was told to arrive at 7.30 a.m for exploratory keyhole surgery to his knee but had to wait for 6 hours! Why did he have to be there so early when his op wasn't until the afternoon?

Unorganised and uncaring!

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Response from Royal Blackburn Hospital

Thank you for commenting on the Day Case Unit at Royal Blackburn Hospital and thank you for taking the time to do so.

I am very sorry to hear of your experience of your husbands care and would be grateful if you would contact me so that I can investigate further.

You can contact me Helen Ritchie on 01254 734471 or email me at Helen.ritchie@elht.nhs.uk.

I hope to hear from you soon.

Thank you

Helen Ritchie, Senior Patient Experience Facilitator

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