Scottish Parliament - Cross Party Group on Chronic Pain....(CPG CP)
Sorry folks this will only apply to those of us who live In Scotland. Or if you live beyond and know someone it affects.
It is becoming more and more commonplace to extend the average waiting times of 6 months between spinal injections. In our own NHS Lanarkshire those waiting for second and subsequent jags are waiting as long as 18 months. Other NHS Boards have simila
There have been a variety of 'excuses' provided . This is not acceptable. Sooo i will be raising it for discussion and action at the next CPG CP meeting at Holyrood in November.
If you live here and have experienced a waiting time of longer than around 6 months please can you get in touch with me. Message if you prefer. I need to know your details together with your name. (Your name will be in complete confidence. Unless you give permission for it to be disclosed.)
Which NHS Board, waiting time and excuse you have been given.
This will be an excellent chance to bring those involved to attention of MSPs and get action.
If you know of anyone in the other forums whom this may apply to - please let them know. Remember this si Scotland only