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"It's unbelievable!"

About: Glasgow Royal Infirmary / General Surgery Glasgow Royal Infirmary / Outpatients

(as the patient),

I am in a surgical receiving ward at Glasgow Royal Infirmary. I've been in awful pain on my abdomen and I've requested several times my meds since morning because I suffer from nerve pain and sclerosis on my hips and back.

It's now late afternoon and no one so far has given me my medication. I feel completely neglected. I've been with a tremendous pain on my abdomen and it feels as if no one is doing nothing about it.

I've never felt so neglected in my whole life. It's unbelievable!

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Response from John Carson, Chief Nurse, North Sector, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 4 months ago
John Carson
Chief Nurse, North Sector,
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Submitted on 14/04/2022 at 14:51
Published on Care Opinion at 14:51


Dear Lara1972

Please accept my apologies for the delay in replying to your post. I am sorry that you have been left waiting for your medication and that you have been left feeling completely neglected. As you are in hospital I would ask to speak to the nurse in charge. I will also discuss this with the staff in the Ward.

Regards

John

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