About: North Devon District Hospital / Accident and emergency

went to a&e today and gave up waiting after 2 1/2 hours. it would of been quicker to drive up to bristol hospital and i bet the staff there are more professional.so much for being an 'accident and emergency' department.

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Response from Jayne Kruszewski, Customer Relations Manager, Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust

Dear Patient

I was sorry to read you were not happy with your visit to the Emergency Department recently, and that you left before staff had the opportunity to treat you.

To be able to look in to the reasons why you weren't seen we would need more information, and should you wish us to respond to this issue please contact PALS on 01271 31409, for further support.

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