"Appalling. Never again."

About: Royal Hallamshire Hospital

I'm sat waiting to be seen by a doctor still, I've been here since this morning and it is now 5:07pm.

They've shoved me in a room on my own, no food, no water, no company, they've left me heavily bleeding from when I was brought in by an ambulance and I have t heard anything since.

I'm considering just getting out of this place and taking my chances.

Absolutely ridiculous. If I was someone who had friends or family with life threatening things, I'd rather go to the Northern General and not this Hallamshire because it's awful.

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Response from Deborah Hopkinson, Patient Experience Co-ordinator, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

I was so sorry to hear about your poor experience, this is not what we would wish for our patients. I wondered if you would be able to provide more details so that we could look into your case? You can do this by contacting our Patient Services Team on telephone number 0114 271 2400 or by emailing pst@sth.nhs.uk

Kind regards.

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