About: Northern General Hospital

I am currently 30 weeks pregnant and was sent by my doctor with excruciating hemaroids was told 4 half hours to wait but was seen and sent home after 12 hours of sitting down in agony with no pain relief given even when I asked.all it took 12 hrs later was surgeon to take 2 mins and tell me I can't have surgery till baby's born was also waiting for a bed on surgical ward for the 6 hrs of being seen in minor injuries discussing way to be treated they need to get there act together

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

I am so sorry to hear about your recent experience, the discomfort and inconvenience you suffered. I can only apologise on behalf of the Trust that this happend to you and this is certainly not what we would wish for any of our patients.

If you would be willing to provide your details to our Patient Services Team we would like to respond to you in a more personal way? The team can be contacted on telephone number 0114 271 2400 or can be emailed at pst@sth.nhs.uk

Kind regards.

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