"How long do you have wait for operation !"

About: Kettering General Hospital

Had op for ulcerative colitis on 1/07/15 was told would have reversal in 6-8 months went to see consultant in early February 26 was told op would be soon it's now the end of July 16 and still no nearer keep being told 4th on list I have not moved up the list since may so when is this op ever going to take place in feel every time I ring I'm a inconvenience to them so if you are due an op soon don't hold your breath

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Response from Kettering General Hospital

Please accept my apologies for the delay in our response to your comment. I am sorry to hear of the delays you have experienced waiting for your operation. We understand you have had your surgery and would like to wish you well in your ongoing recovery.

If you require any assistance in the future please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 01536 493305/ 493306 or pals@kgh.nhs.uk

Kind regards

Amanda Harris

Patient Experience Lead

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