"Gastroenterology Outpatient Waiting Times-at least..."

About: Worthing Hospital

I wrote a review yesterday but it appears you've not published it. This is a brief version as I expect my other review to appear. This follows on from my previous review regarding Gastroenterology waiting times. I finally got an appointment which was over 20 week wait from referral, they've now cancelled this two weeks before and there's no new appointment dates yet, outrageous. I've been left to sit at home eating foods which are making me unwell for over a year and this continues. Let's hope there's no real damage as I'm most certainly holding the hospital responsible.

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Response from Worthing Hospital

We are sorry that your previous posting on NHS Choices has not been shown and appreciate you taking the time to try again. We are very sorry that you are experiencing such difficulties with accessing the appointment you need and are very keen to help you to do so. We agree that you must be very frustrated with this cancellation after such a long wait. As the NHS Choices website does not share your personal details with us we would be grateful if you would contact our PALS service who will help you to raise your concerns and to book your appointment. You can do this by calling PALS on 01903 285032(office hours) or emailing us at PALSWorthing@wsht.nhs.uk

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