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Farewell Message from Karen Ritchie

2 days ago

Clowne Dental Surgery

I am very disappointed with this practice. I am new to the area and have only cancelled an appointment this once. I am currently pregnant and went down very ill this afternoon and was rushed to hospital. I phoned the dental practice to cancel my ...

Farewell Message from Karen Ritchie

5 days ago

Chesterfield Royal Hospital

My grandson was born in the Birthing Centre. The care of my daughter and her new born could not have been better. Although the birth was traumatic, it was made bearable by the incredibly supportive midwifery staff who worked so well as a team, al ...

Farewell Message from Karen Ritchie

1 week ago

East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS)

On the wet and windy night of Wednesday 7th November 2018 at 7.00pm I was involved in a road traffic collision at the junction of the A514 and slip road from Melbourne, in Derbyshire. Full marks to the two off duty paramedics (not known to each ...

Farewell Message from Karen Ritchie

2 weeks ago

King’s Mill Hospital

Suspected skin miloma biopsy performed - i was clearly informed that lab results would be returned within 2-3 weeks. I am now into week 9 with no outcome. Any contact with the hospital is futile as excuses for their failures simply fall out of th ...

Response

King’s Mill Hospital has responded to this feedback:

Thank you for bringing this issue to our attention, and we are sorry that your experience at King’s Mill Hospital hasn’t lived up to your expectations. We understand that our Patient Experience Team has been in direct contact with you and has ... read more

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