Portsmouth QA Hospital – Appalling Service


I am sick to death with the lack of response from the Queen Alexandra Hospital Eye Department, AGAIN. My wife has been on the phone for over 10 minutes and nobody is picking up, AGAIN. A few weeks ago, after my wife had been waiting several weeks for an appointment, she tried to phone the… Continue reading Portsmouth QA Hospital – Appalling Service

Hands Off Our GPs – NHS: A serious threat


I received an email from 38degrees and have pasted the entire message below. Having paid into the NHS via taxes for over forty years. I have had little or no need to call on the NHS throughout my early life. So, as you can imagine, I am disgusted to find, just when I am reaching… Continue reading Hands Off Our GPs – NHS: A serious threat

Idiotic Outpatient Appointment Rules


On Tuesday 9th October, 2012 I had just completed an appointment with the consultant dealing with my Prostate Cancer. I left the hospital clutching the details of my next appointment. Having elected for  “Active Surveillance” the next appointment, to review PSA blood test results, was scheduled for four months time. i.e. 11:10 on Monday 18th… Continue reading Idiotic Outpatient Appointment Rules

Queen Alexandra Hospital parking charges increase comes under fire


Carillion are making money hand over fist with the contract that they negotiated with the QA authorities. I was told that the money they collect doesn’t even go into the hospital coffers, is just a contributor to Carillions £212m profits for 2011. If that is true then it is obscene. We, the great British taxpayer,… Continue reading Queen Alexandra Hospital parking charges increase comes under fire