"Staff did not care about us"

About: Colchester General Hospital

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I was sent from my doctors to a e via triage I had pains in my chest and bad results on my ECG I was left for 4 hours in a waiting area,when we asked for a doctor to look at me they said someone would check on me but they did not.

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Response from Colchester General Hospital

I am sorry to read that you had such a poor experience in our A&E department and I am very concerned by it.

I have already forwarded your comment to various colleagues there. In addition, I would encourage you to email more details, including a daytime contact number, to info@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk so that we can investigate this matter and report back to you.

Mark Prentice, Head of External Relations

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