About: City Hospital (Birmingham)

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i went to the a&e department today i hurt my toe and it was all bruised and swollen i was seen by a nurse then send for an x ray and then the doctor sow me and said it all fine just need to rest it and the swelling will come down by it self. i went to the hospital at 6pm and was out of there at 6:50pm i was so shocked the first time i ever went to a&e and i was done with in an hour. city hospital is the best and the staff was great!

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Response from City Hospital

Pleased things worked well for you. The way we are changing A&E services is to try and get the balance right between people who are most unwell and those who need rapid reassurance. Toby Lewis, Chief Executive

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