"Maternity Waiting Times!!"

About: Queen Alexandra Hospital

It is understandable that sometimes emergencies will and do occur, however, the waiting times for a scan at QA are horrendous. When a time for a scan is given you can expect a minimum of an hour after this regardless of time. We had an appointment time of 0930 and it was 1045 when we were called in. This is the shortest time we had been waiting. A new system for the issue of appointment times is required!!

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Response from Queen Alexandra Hospital

I am very sorry to read of the delays you experienced in receiving your scans.

Please be assured that your comments have been shared with the Ultrasound Department.

Should you ever need to share your views with us directly, good or bad, then please contact our PALS Team at PHT.PALS@porthosp.nhs.uk or via the free phone on 0800 9176039 who will be happy to help and advise.

Kind regards.


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