About: Kingston Hospital

I was admitted to A & E with a bloated stomach and unable to pass water a week before Christmas. I was admitted very quickly and the nurse put a catheter in me and told that a doctor would be with me shortly . 30 minutes later I was given an iPad to fill out a questionaire even though I was still in a lot lf pain. THREE hours later my boyfriend asked where the doctor was...we were then told that they had forgotten. When I eventually saw one I was discharged with the catheter in me and told to come back in the New Year. As I was 2 weeks pregnant we made an appioinment to have a scan a couple of days later. The nurse said she could see the baby...it was actually the catheter she could see.....shocking....we left the hospital and went straight to Harley Street....it cost a lot of money but everything was sorted out immediately .

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Response from Kingston Hospital

Thank you for your comment. We are sorry your experience at the hospital was not satisfactory. If you would like us to investigate this further, could you possibly supply more information to our Patient Advice and Liaison team on 020 8934 3993 or email us on pals@kingstonhospital.nhs.uk

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