"No x-rays at the weekend"

About: Gravesham Community Hospital

Whilst I'm sure this is an excellent place to be treated during the week, when my daughter came in with a suspected fracture to her arm on a Sunday, we were told there are no x-ray facilities at the weekend. Nothing on the website states this and hence it was a wasted and frustrating trip. Please update the information on your website giving clearer information. When you or a child is in pain, you want them seen and treated at the right place as soon as possible.

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Response from Gravesham Community Hospital

Hello Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are very sorry that your daughter needed an x-ray on a Sunday and we were unable to provide this service. Our website does clearly state the following information: Our opening times 24-hour service for patients, visiting times apply. MIU: 8am to 8pm, every day of the year. X-ray: 8.30am until 12.30pm, 1.30pm to 5pm, Monday to Friday Best wishes Customer Care Team Kent Community Health NHS Trust Tel: 0300 123 1807 Email: kcht.cct@nhs.net Website: www.kentcht.nhs.uk

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