"90yr old Alzheimer's father with head injury"

About: Whiston Hospital

Prompt treatment Good communication with cas consultant who understood difficulty with Alzheimer's patient Arrived by ambulance at 9.45 ready before 12 for discharge by ambulance 17.30 after excessive wait taken back to care home Due to the wait father had to occupy bed on obs ward Care by nurse was excellent but why oh why was a non emergency ambulance not available ? Yes we had car but my father was not allowed home without ambulance How much money did five and half hours wasted care time cost

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Response from Whiston Hospital

Thank you for your kind comments following your recent attendance at Whiston Hospital . We are pleased to hear you had such a positive experience and will forward your comments to the departments involved in your care.

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