"Still no discharge documents after 3 weeks"
About: Royal Bolton Hospital Royal Bolton Hospital Bolton BL4 0JR
Posted by CHADDY (as ),
Three weeks ago I was discharged from Ward C1 at the Royal Bolton Hospital. On discharge I was given various medications, some of which I have used up. I contacted my GP surgery to get some repeat medication, only to learn that my discharge documents had not yet been sent to my GP. We have just entered the second millennium of the 21st century and a hospital about 6 miles from my GP’s surgery seems find it impossible to make use of modern technology or even snail mail and send follow up reports this short distance. Please look into this with more urgency than your hospital makes use of…