"Should be closed"

About: King's Mill Hospital

Attended PC24. While in the waiting area, patients are subjected to fairly loud music - thump, thump, thump. Not the place to be for anyone with a migraine. This should not be allowed. Sick people should not be subjected to this noise. I was there to be treated: not for entertainment. When I was eventually seen by a doctor. I had to remove the bandage dressing myself by ripping the bandage off. The doctor had no scissors! After she inspected the wound - badly infected - I was told that I would have to use the same dressing! She had no bandages to dress the wound. Unbelievable but true. I had to use the same soiled bandage that I attended with. Parking charges a disgrace. The NHS gets more than enough subsidy from the taxpayer without resorting to this kind of added robbery. The nearby Park hospital, a BUPA hospital, gets nothing from the taxpayer and yet can provide free parking. Just one of the many reasons why the NHS should be privatised! The service would improve - it couldn't get any worse. Quality health care? A total disgrace. Would avoid.

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Response from King's Mill Hospital

Thank you for your message, we are sorry that you were unhappy with your recent visit to the Primary 24 facility. The Primary 24 team are not part of Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Trust, we have therefore forwarded your comments to the appropriate Trust for onward circulation. If you would like to speak with them direct please call 0800 028 3693.

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