"waited in a and e for 6 hours to see a doctor"

About: York Hospital

With having 7 seizures in one day my dad called 111 twice and in the end they said call an ambulance. Ambulance came and took me to a and e had another seizure in the ambulance then had 5 in a and e during my 6 hour wait in a cubicle which is not good enough!! And the last one I had the doctor finally witnessed. I was given the choice to stay in but the wait before been admitted to a ward was another several hours! Not impressed at all!!! So mum and dad looked after me as I couldn't stand staying in any longer!!!

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Response from York Hospital

Thank you for your posting. We do take comments made very seriously and we would like the opportunity to investigate the particular concerns you have raised. Please contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) on 01904 726262 or email pals.york@york.nhs.uk and they will be pleased to help.

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