"Long wait for a bed"
About: Tameside General Hospital / Trauma and orthopaedics Tameside General Hospital Trauma and orthopaedics OL6 9RW
Posted by Julsy3 (as ),
This story has been posted by Healthwatch Tameside on behalf of a member of the public who wanted to remain anonymous. We do not have their contact details. They said..
My husband was told to come into the ward at 7 in the morning for a hip replacement. He had to sit in pain for over 9 hours waiting for a bed. They could have rung us and he could have stayed at home in comfort for some of that time at least.