"Awful experience...."

About: Milton Keynes Hospital

I gave birth in March and ended up having a terrible time. I can't fault the 2 midwifed on labour ward as they were fantastic however there was a lack of communication from the start. The consultants were rude and had no compassion. It took over 24 hours and around 5/6 midwifes before any of them listened to me and by this point I was fairly unwell and needed a blood transfusion! They didn't check my stitches and I ended up with a terrible infection which I believe came from them not changing my bed covers nor helping me have a little clean. Ward 9 are under staffed and don't give you the time of day. I honestly would recommend choosing a different hospital to have a baby. I have been trying to file a complaint for months now and still no one can take responsibility for it all and tell me why things happened.

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Response from Milton Keynes Hospital

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are very sorry that your experience of our hospital was not a positive one. We would like to look into your concerns further to find out what happened. Could you please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on PALS@mkhospital.nhs.uk or call 01908 660033. Thank you.

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