"Missed serious problem"

About: Watford General Hospital

on 7 th March my husband had a fall and he was taken to A and E for a head and back check up

Head fine but back just an X ray and the real problem missed

Now he is in another Hospital with a Fractured Spine he was in terrible pain couldn't walk or move and had to be taken home by Ambulance but he was sent home in a bad way without any further investigation.

I now the Hospital was busy but this is a very serious matter and we are very concerned that he was not listen to properly.

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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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