"Maternity services(katerine ward especially)"

About: Watford General Hospital

i had my first baby in watford hospital, was under consultant appountment but never saw the consultant till things went wrong. i was hyperstimulated and ended up with am emergency cs. Developed fever from unknown origin after two days, poor communication among staff, staff under pressure to an extent i never saw a midwife on afternoon shift till in the night when she was going home; temperature nt checked regularly, tablet signed twice without giving. i had to self discharge myself and went home at 1am. i recovered quickly by the following day at home.

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Response from Watford General Hospital

We are sorry to learn that your experience of our hospital was not as expected.

If you would like us to investigate this matter further on your behalf, please contact our colleagues in the Complaints Department on 01923 217866.

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