"Out of hours/walk in"

About: Arrowe Park Hospital

Anything else?

I went to the walk in centre last night with my baby daughter who woke up at 3 am with a temp of 40, vomiting with a rash. The doctor I dealt with spoke to me like I was insane for daring to bring her. He made reference to the time of night several times and repeatedly asked me why I saw fit to go there in the first place. He reluctantly invited us to be seen when we spoke on the phone and I told him I'd already gotten in the car. It was appalling.

Story from NHS Choices

Do you have a similar story to tell? Tell your story & make a difference ››


Response from Arrowe Park Hospital

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to hear about your negative experience at the Walk-in Centre at Arrowe Park Hospital. Whilst the Walk-in Centre is located on Arrowe Park Hospital grounds, we do not run or manage the centre. Wirral Community NHS Trust is responsible for this facility and we will pass on your comments to the Trust.

  • {{helpful}} {{helpful == 1 ? "person thinks" : "people think"}} this response is helpful

Updates, changes and questions related to this story