"My Varicose vein 'Surgery' Cancellations.."

About: Leicester Royal Infirmary

I checked onto Ward 21…On 27/05/14.. after the Origional Appt' being Cancelled' set/prep to have My OP' the next day 28/05/14… but that to was Cancelled, I was put on the List for the Next day 29/05/14… So NBM..again' waited all mroning then informed 'yet again it were Cancelled.. Biggest problem being i had to Book this time Off Work =3Days + 11..for recovery = 14 Days. The Company rescheduled my Cover! and being On a 'O'hr Contract would not Cancel the Cover So i have Also lost 10 Days Pay.. Thank You LRI...NHS.. Now it All can happen again.

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Response from Leicester Royal Infirmary

Dear Steve, Thank you for taking the time to post your comment. We are really sorry to hear about your experience of vascular surgery at the Royal and that your operation was cancelled on these occasions. We would like to investigate your concerns further and explain to you the reason why your operation was cancelled. If you are happy for us to do so, please could you contact service manager, Carolyn Stokes by emailing Carolyn.Stokes@uhl-tr.nhs.uk. Just to let you know that Carolyn will be on annual leave next week but will happily respond on her return. Kind regards, Communications team, Leicester’s Hospitals

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