Tag: <span>Waiting</span>

During the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown all elective surgery was postponed in Ireland, in both the private and public hospitals. The private hospitals were also taken under public management, and all resources were directed to dealing with COVID patients. Unless it was life-threatening, people who were due to have elective surgery…

Surgery

I got a letter last week that my surgery is being delayed by at least a few months. I had originally been told it would happen in late February, but it now looks more likely to be in the summer. It seems that my surgeon has taken a few months…

Surgery

I’ve been through the all the pre-surgery assessments. I’ve met with the surgeon. All I need now is my date of surgery. It’s a bit frustrating waiting to know when this will happen. It seems that everything else is on hold until I get that date. I can’t book holidays,…

Surgery