"Below the Knee amputation"

About: Salford Royal

I had a serious accident in 2014 resulting in me needing a below the knee amputation I was given a date of 18th November 2015 only to be phoned the night before to tell me it had been cancelled. I was then given a new date of 16th December guess what just been informed cancelled again.

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Response from Salford Royal

Dear Steve

Thank you for taking the time to share with us your recent experience. I can only imagine how frustrating and difficult this must have been for you, please accept our apologies, I would like to assure you that this is not normal practice.

Please can I encourage you to contact our PALS service on 0161 206 2003 or email them directly on pals@srft.nhs.uk - they will be able to explain how we can best investigate the issues you have raised and to give you some answers.

Thank you.

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