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"They left a piece of glass in ..."

About: Newark Hospital

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They left a piece of glass in my thumb having stiched it up, I actully had to go bck down to Essex where I had moved from to get it removed. The nurse who saw me when I went back because of the pain needs to learn how to deal with people, she was rude and obnoxious at best. I would never go back to Newark hospital. My mother lives in the same village as me, and when she broke her wrist, I made her go to a hospital further away, just to avoid Newark. Poor treatment of injury, and disgusting attitude towards patients. I live in and own a pub, as soon as they heard my address they just assumed it was an alchohol related injury, despite the fact I was sober, and actually drove myself to the hospital. If I ever get another injury or illness that needs hospital atttention, I would rather suffer than revisit Newark

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Response from Newark Hospital 12 years ago
Newark Hospital
Submitted on 08/09/2009 at 11:31
Published on nhs.uk on 15/11/2009 at 20:37


We are sorry that you are unhappy with your treatment at Newark Hospital. Your comments have been forwarded to the hospitals management team. It is difficult to respond to your comment in detail but if you would like to discuss this further please can you contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 01636 685692 who would be happy to assist.

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