About: Doncaster Royal Infirmary

My dad was sent to hospital by a gp... Bearing in mind he's a terminally ill patient he was put on nil by mouth to have a procedure to investigate why he was vomiting blood... He was taken down at 3:00 pm at 6:30 he was told they might not be able to this today they eventually did the procedure but whilst he was having it done the nursing staff packed up his belongings and shipped him out to another ward which he really didn't need after 5 days in hospital as a brain tumour patient was very confusing and distressing for him we explained this to the medical team I said he couldn't be moved as it would be too much for him especially as he was leaving the next day... Discusting!

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Response from Doncaster Royal Infirmary

We are sorry to hear that your experience at our hospital was not a positive one. As you are posting as anonymous, we would welcome you taking the time to contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS), so that they can look into the problems during your dad's stay on a personal basis. PALS can be contacted by phone or email on: Tel: 01302 553140 Freephone: 0800 028 8059 Minicom (Text Talk): 01302 553140 Email: pals.dbh@dbh.nhs.uk Thank you.

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