"There were times when it didnt ..."

About: Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

(as a relative),

What could be improved

There were times when it didnt seem like there was anyone in charge of what was going on in the ward. Some people were telling the patient to do one thing whilst others were saying that it had to be done differently.

There was also some blood on the floor by the side of the patients bed. This was there for two days...until I cleaned it up!

Communication between medical staff may help patients to have more confidence in what they are being told.

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Response from Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about the service you received at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. We aim to provide high quality services for all of our patients, so we are sorry to hear that your experience did not match our aspirations.

In order to protect your privacy, the NHS Choices website does not share your contact information with us. So, if you would like to provide us with more detailed feedback about your experiences so that we can look into this further please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 01743 261691 (full contact details are available from our website at http://www.sath.nhs.uk/patient_information/pals/default.asp) or write to:

Maggie Hulme, Head of Patient Services, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 8XQ

More information about how to make comments, compliments and complaints about our services can be found on our website at www.sath.nhs.uk.

Your feedback helps us to continue to improve our services for patients and communities across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales. Thanks again for taking the time to provide feedback about our services.

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