"Care of Patients and Frequency of Drugs !!!"

About: Bedford Hospital South Wing

My Wife Was Transferred from Papworth Hospital On Friday the 15/5/2015 After a Biopsy for Lung Cancer !! all Good At Papworth ! Then upon return to Bedford Hospital My Wife Very Carefully Placed In a Side Room And then Had To Wait 7 hrs Without Any Pain relief For the Sever Pain She Was in !!! When Tacled Oh The Doctors Haven't Done the Prescribing Give Us 5/10 mins and were'll Get Her Some Another 1.5 hrs Later Still Nothing !!!!!!!!! Then on the Saturday Morning My Wife Rings Me Saying Doctors Still Haven't done the Prescribing Still In Pain 20 hrs On !!!!!!!! Sort your act out !!!

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Response from Bedford Hospital South Wing

Hello and thank you for your feedback, I'm very sorry to hear about the delay in your wife being prescribed painkillers and would encourage you to speak to our PALS (Patient Advice and Liaison Service) department in order to further discuss your wife's care. You can contact PALS via email to PALS@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk, by calling the team on 01234 795814, or by writing a letter to: PALS Bedford Hospital NHS Trust Bedford MK42 9DJ I will also pass on your comments to the colorectal team. Jacob Brigstock Communications Officer Bedford Hospital NHS Trust Communications@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk

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