"Now I have to pay for treatment "

About: Glasgow Royal Infirmary / Clinical haematology

(as the patient),

I write in anger in relation to a letter received today from the Townhead Health centre in Glasgow in relation to dental treatment. I currently have to attend the Haemophilia Unit for treatment before I get dental treatment at the practice but today was advised I am now going to have to pay for treatment I think this is ridiculous as given I have to travel it is now going to cost me more, but today I am now going to have to find somewhere locally to get my treatment as I am not prepared to pay excessive costs when I am not on a high income it is shocking and they don't even give you details of the costs or even the letter has not been signed

Angry that given i attend the royal infirmary for clotting treatment i now have to pay for treatment just to get my dental given its still at the royal infirmary

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Response from Paul Cannon, Head of Administration, Acute Services Division, Greater Glasgow & Clyde NHS

Dear waterloo

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to provide your feedback.

We have shared your comments with the relevant service manager.

Once again thank you for using the Patient Opinion website, it is greatly appreciated.

Kind Regards

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