About: Eastbourne District General Hospital

I went in there and it was realy fast to get seen to and get an x-ray as I had hurt my leg,but after that when I went to see about my leg they told me just to take pain killers ( which I had already been doing for a week) and walk on it more ( which had actually made my leg worse) and now i'm in more pain than I was before I went there.

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Response from Eastbourne District General Hospital

Thank you for your comment, we are concerned to read that you are still in pain. We would urge you to contact your GP for a review. May we also let you know that another way patients and families can give feedback is by contacting Healthwatch East Sussex. They are your independent consumer champion for health and social care and would like to hear from people about their experiences of health and social care services. Their role is to make sure your views and feedback are heard and affect the decisions made by the people who deliver your services. You can contact Healthwatch: by phone: 0333 101 4007, text: 0779 410 0409, email: enquiries@healthwatcheastsussex.co.uk or visit the website www.healthwatcheastsussex.co.uk Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback.

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