"I'm not on the waiting list"

About: New Victoria Hospital (Glasgow) Southern General Hospital / General Surgery

(as the patient),

Pre assessment on the 24th of july in Southern General Glasgow.

I was told surgery would take place at the new victoria hospital in glasgow no longer than 8 weeks. Now the date is 30/10/12 and I’ve been told I am not on waiting list & never have been on. 140mg of m. s. t 2 times a day and pain is got to a point that i no longer want to live as i am that low over it. I can’t get to talk to my doctors at the hospital about it

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Response from Paul Cannon, Head of Administration, Acute Services Division, Greater Glasgow & Clyde NHS

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to provide your feedback.

I am sorry that this posting was not acknowledged at the time, we had a break in our use of Patient Opinion, but we have now resumed doing so, and I thought it was still important to acknowledge your posting.

You raised a number of issues that are of concern and we would like to follow these up if we are can. In order to do so, can you please provide further details and send these to complaints@ggc.scot.nhs.uk and we will address these for you, if this issue has not already been resolved?


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