"Bad"

What I liked

Hard to find anything

What could be improved

Could advise patients of their internal rules and regulations prior to wasting time with consulatations / pre-op

Anything else?

I was due for continuing Carpal Tunnel surgery, one hand was operated on in October, and that was a bad experience from an admin viewpoint (I was not on the theatre list when I arrived).

Then after consultation and a pre-op appointment I was informed over the phone 4 days prior to surgery that the hospital had changed their rules and they would no longer operate on patients with a BMI over 40, but this had not been explained at choose and book

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