"Diabetic Medicine - concerns"

About: Colchester General Hospital

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I have been to many hospitals for Endocrinology over the past 12 years and CGH is awful - certain member of staff (DSN) does not understand the holistic needs of a patient at all -the medical team is just as bad to be honest.

My care has been awful - I ask for help and all I get is to see a DSN and Psychologist.. there is little access to better care unless you fit a certain criteria. If you were diabetic here I would consider going elsewhere.

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

I was sorry to read that you describe your care here as "awful".

We take feedback like this extremely seriously and would like to learn more about your concerns so that, if appropriate, we can apologise and make improvements for you and other patients, both currently and in the future.

Therefore, I would encourage you to email your concerns in more detail to info@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

Thanking you in anticipation.

Mark Prentice

Head of External Relations

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