A WARD closed as a ‘temporary’ measure in the wake of Health and Social Services £2.5m. overspend will reopen nearly a year after operations were cancelled.
PATIENTS might have to wait an extra week for their injectable drugs after an unexpected fungal mould was found in the hospital’s pharmacy department.
A GRANDMOTHER who has been in agony for four years with a shoulder problem was left distraught yesterday after her operation was cancelled with less than 24 hours’ notice.
A HEALTH campaigner has been horrified by stories of patients left to suffer in hospital.
EXAMPLES of neglect of elderly patients and basic care failures at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital should trigger an independent inquiry into the service, the woman who collected the stories has said.
HEALTH and Social Services has been left £141,000 out of pocket by overseas patients being treated here but then failing to pay their bills.
PRIMARY CARE is committed to developing accident and emergency services in Guernsey, its directors have said.
RECOMMENDATIONS made in a critical review into the way A&E is run are still being ignored, Health and Services critic Mike Hadley said yesterday.
A REPRIMANDED deputy will fight on to see changes made to Accident and Emergency.
MORE than 100 operations have been cancelled so far this year, the Health and Social Services Department and the Medical Specialist Group have confirmed.