"Sonographer a joke"

About: Cheltenham General Hospital

Had my second measurement scan at Ultrasound department yesterday afternoon. The sonographer was utter rude. Firstly stated that I was too fat to get measurements, then stated that my baby is too difficult and awkward. Everything they needed to measure was clearly displayed on the screen even their colleague said so. This sonographer just couldnt be bothered to do their job probably!

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Response from Cheltenham General Hospital

Hi there,

Many thanks for taking the time to share this feedback with us. We're sorry to hear about your experience with one of our sonographers and we will pass this to our maternity department. We would also encourage you, if you haven't already done so, to get in touch with our patient liaison (PALS) team who can take a few more details and look into the issues you have raised. You can call them on 0800 019 3282 (Free phone) or email pals.gloucestershirehospitals@glos.nhs.uk

Best wishes,

The team at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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