About: Rochdale Infirmary

I went into rochdale day surgery and as I was waiting for my anaesthestic there was another person in surgery, a door opened and all I could see was their legs propped up... I very nearly told them I didn't want my operation but because I knew I was the last on the list I gritted my teeth and hoped I would keep my dignity. I found it extremely disturbing that the staff come in and out of doors between surgery and anaesthetic and thus was like a conveyor belt!

I understand time is money etc but I don't expect you to take others dignity in the process. That person won't have no idea it happened to them but might if seen it happen to the person before them, and that's exactly how I feel now

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