"Long wait for MRI result"

About: Raigmore Hospital / General Surgery

(as the patient),

I when in december for a ct scan and the doctors told me seen a piece off bones but was clear so referred me for a mri in december got a appointment for the end of march 2016 the staff from the mri told I should mi result 2 to 3 week then I call raigmore hospital after 3 week and their told me that I wasn't a priority cause I'm not dying of cancer now we the 3 off may 2016 and no result mi hip really sorry and mi knee mi muscle I have in pain for 4 year whit mi hip I think the systems is outrageous

I think people in Inverness have to wait so long for a mri result. I'm constantly tired and pain.

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Response from Maimie Thompson, Head of Public Relations and Engagement, Chief Executive's Office, NHS Highland

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Dear Gaelle

Sorry to hear you are having such a tough time, in pain and frustrated by waits and delays. In order for me to look into your care pathway in a bit more detail I need some further information.

Perhaps at your convenience you could get in touch and I will see what I can find out.

My details are 01463 704722 or maimie.Thompson@nhs.net


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