P-05-965 Push the government into introducing a separate ward other than maternity ward, for families going through a miscarriage
This petition was submitted by Peter Leigh-Robinson having collected a total of 52 signatures.
Text of Petition
After seeing what the NHS put me and my wife through when she was having her miscarriage: being sent to have a scan with mums to be and just telling us 'You're having a miscarriage, go home', that was it. Then told to come back a few days later to be made to sit in a room with people coming out with their scan pictures, is not fair. There needs to be a separate ward.
When we asked if there was somewhere else we could wait they said it was there or nowhere. This had a massive detrimental effect on our mental health. How did they know we were strong enough to leave the hospital? They didn't, this needs to change.
Senedd Constituency and Region
Business type: Petition
Reason considered: Assembly Business;
Status: For consideration
First published: 20/05/2020