"very poor experience of day surgery"

About: Pinderfields General Hospital

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Surgery to repair fractured knee cancelled 3 times. When eventually went ahead was left in recovery for 6 hours as no beds on ward. Discharged next day with no pain relief administered after 5.30 am and no take home pain relief No follow up care explained Shortage of nursing staff and theatre staff had to work over shift due to amount of patients who were stuck in recovery Surgeon was excellent

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Response from Pinderfields General Hospital

We would be pleased to arrange for this experience to be investigated if the patient would like to contact us directly with details. The email address is pals@midyorks.nhs.uk

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