"Hri is not fit to be a hospital"

About: Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

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My mother waited all day yesterday to get a bed. She was suppose to have a scan today and they have put it of till tomorrow. My mother has a blocked artery and has an infection in her leg that is 1 stage away from being gangrene she suffers from a massive hernia which can't be operated on as hri have left it till its too dangerous to do so.

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Response from Linda Thomas, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

We are sorry to hear of the issues around your mother's care and treatment. Without further details, we are unable to comment on the reason for the delays. We would, therefore, really appreciate the opportunity to investigate the points you raise, and to this end, would be grateful to you if you would contact our Patient Advice and Complaints Service on 0800 013 0018 so that the issues raised can be properly addressed. Thank you for taking the time to comment.

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Response from Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

We are extremely sorry to hear of your mother's experience and are keen to ensure that this is followed up. Would you therefore please contact our Patient Advice and Complaints Service on 0800 013 0018 at the earliest opportunity to enable us to do so.

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