"Gum chewing radiographers are not professional"

About: St Richard's Hospital

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I recently had an Xray and the trainee radiographer was noisily chewing gum during the procedure. Such behaviour does not inspire confidence and is not very professional!

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Response from St Richard's Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to post this comment. We are sorry to hear about your experience and agree that this behaviour is not acceptable. The manager of the department has been informed and has fed this comment back to every member of the team. The NHS Choices website is anonymous and your details are not shared directly with the Trust. If you would like to talk to us further about your experience we would encourage you to contact the Trust directly. You can do this by visiting our website www.westernsussexhospitals.nhs.uk/contact/pals/, calling our PALS department on 01243831822 or emailing PALSChichester@wsht.nhs.uk.

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