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Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust statement about Chorley emergency department

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust have issued a statement regarding their staffing issues in the emergency department at Chorley Hospital.

The statement informs members of the public that the emergency department at Chorley will be temporarily replaced by an urgent care service until the staffing crisis is resolved.

To read the full statement, please click here.

 

Healthwatch Lancashire wants to hear stories from people in Lancashire about how they have been affected by the changes at Chorley emergency department. 

Please share your story in the comment box below. Please make sure your feedback covers the following questions (if applicable):

  • Did you know about the changes?
  • How did the changes affect you?
  • How were you treated?
  • Thinking about your visit or your family members visit, could an alternative service have been used ?