About: Cumberland Infirmary

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No examination or treatment given by the Dr seen. This has resulted in another trip to another hospital where i am now been given treatment for a serious injury which should have been treated at my visit to Carlisle hospital. The lack of treatment for the injury at carlisle will now cause me life long problems.

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Response from Cumberland Infirmary

Firstly, can we apologise for not responding to you sooner. We have put a new system in place recently to ensure that responses are made in a more timely way. Thank you for taking the time to tell us about the poor experience you received at the Cumberland Infirmary last April and that you felt you did not receive an adequate examination or treatment in our A & E department. If you feel able to share more about this experience, we would like to listen to your story. Our Patient and Advice Liaison Service will listen in confidence if you felt able to contact them - 01228 814008.

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