"I gave birth at this hospital - never again"

About: University Hospital Of North Tees

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I gave birth to my little boy here in February 2013 I was induced the day time staff were great the nighttime staff were very disappointing especially when it came to asking for pain relief tablets - as I was at the end of the corridor and the nurses station was a small walk away I was made to think coming to my aid was an issue!!! The labour wasn't seem free either as had a trainee midwife who nearly fainted - as it was my first child I wasn't impressed The aftercare was awful I was left with no water even after buzzing numerous times my family brought me snacks and water as it was easier & quicker! I also needed an anti d injection 24 hours after birth which they forgot to give me so I had to go back once discharged - the last thing I needed I think the overall issue was understaffed and not very professional Left quite unhappy - never mind though the best thing came fr This experience my little boy :D

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Response from University Hospital Of North Tees

We are sorry to hear about your experience during the birth of your son. We would like to invite you to discuss your concerns with our patient experience team. Please ring the team on 01642 624719 or contact patientexperience@nth.nhs.uk. We hope that you and your son are doing well and have settled back in at home.

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