"Hospital Comment"

About: Darent Valley Hospital

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The staff dont consider the patients views at all

They all have different ideas on what is wrong with a patient

Examples of this are my daughter having a drip forced in her arm which could have raptured a vein and a week later left a massive bruise

Being given an enima against our better judgement which has left the patient still messing over a week later resulting in a red sore and bleeding bottom

our son being told he has to have an operation for appendix when there is nothing wrong with his appendix at all

A friend being refused his epilepsy drugs as no drug chart had been written up

Have no trust whatsoever in this hospital

The staff have no idea of special needs

if you have the bog standard treatment and you are Mr or Mrs Average then fine if not forget it

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Response from Darent Valley Hospital

We were extremely concerned to read that members of your family and friends have not had good experiences at Darent Valley Hospital We sincerely apologise and would like to investigate these matters further. Please can you contact us on the details below:

Communication Department

Darent Valley Hospital

Darenth Wood Road


Kent DA2 8DA


01322 428655

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