"I have been treated many times ..."

About: The Princess Royal Hospital (Telford)

(as the patient),

What I liked

I have been treated many times at PRH and attend several clinics so have a lot of experiences of different aspects the hospital. My life has been saved twice and last December was in a life threatening coma. Overall I have a great deal of praise for the hospital and am quick to stick up for it when people run it down. Of course there are hiccups but that happens in every walk of life and is often down to understaffing. I have a lot to thank the hospital for !!

What could be improved

More staff and better communication between wards on transfer. Apley Ward does not treat patients who are not private very well and I had difficulty getting out of there even though I was only transfered to be discharged in 4 hours after monitoring new medication I had 2 nights free B & B because the right paperwork hadnt been signed !

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Response from The Princess Royal Hospital

Thank you for providing comments about the Princess Royal Hospital. We aim to provide high quality services for all of our patients, and are disappointed that you did not always find this to be the case.

Since this national website is anonymous your contact details are not shared with the hospital. This means that we cannot easily look into the issues that you have raised. We are always grateful for the comments and complaints that we receive as these help us to continue to improve the quality of services we offer, so we would encourage you to contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 01952 282888 so that we can look into this in more detail. More information about how to make comments, compliments and complaints about our services can be found on our website at www.sath.nhs.uk

Thank you again for taking the time to comment on our services.

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