"Referral to ED"

About: Sale Hospital / Emergency Department

(as the patient),

Despite severe continuing pain and GP request for emergency imaging, I was sent home with pain relief.  


Response from Paul Head, Director Aged & Ambulatory Care, Central Gippsland Health

picture of Paul Head

Dear Pain,

My name is Paul and I am the Acting Executive Manager for the Emergency Department at Central Gippsland Health.

I am sorry that your experience with us has not met your expectations on this occasion.

I would appreciate if you could make contact with me to discuss your story as I would really like to help in any way I can.

My contact details are paul.head@cghs.com.au or by phone on 0400629336.

Warm Regards


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