"After Care Maternity - retained placenta not treated and still not 2 and half weeks later."
About: Angliss Hospital Angliss Hospital Upper Ferntree Gully 3156
Posted by Annoyed (as ),
Incomplete Placenta noted after birth. Sent home anyway. Returned 11 days later after passing a blood clot. Stayed 4 hours after being told to fast for a curette. Sent home without a curette. Called 3 days later and told had a serious infection to come in. Went in. Given Antibiotics and sent home. Called same night told they had made an error to come back in to infectious diseases. Stayed 5 hours, blood tests done and sent home. Told to return next day for more blood tests. Returned on 4 days later for Ultrasound. Told to come back in evening to ED dept. Waited 5 hours, 1 blood test sent home. Told to fast for curette next morning. Was called that morning and told they would just wait because no fever present. Meanwhile new born baby being left with grandparent for 5 hours each time being stuffed around for a simple procedure that would take 20 mins.