Musgrove Park Hospital

01823 333444 Parkfield Drive , Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5DA
http://www.musgroveparkhospital.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 140 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton is part of Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust.

It is the largest acute hospital in Somerset serving a population of over 340,000 as well as providing some specialist and tertiary services for the whole of Somerset with a catchment population of 544,000.  Each year over 41,000 patients are admitted as emergencies; nearly 9,000 patients are admitted for elective surgery; nearly 34,000 are seen for day case surgery; 315,500 patients attend outpatient clinics; 56,000 attend our emergency department, 235,000 diagnostic imaging examinations too place, nearly 3,400 babies are born in the Maternity Department. Over 300 adults and children are admitted to our intensive care and high dependency units.

Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust has an annual budget of nearly £246.7 million. The hospital has nearly 600 beds, 30 wards, 15 operating theatres, a fully equipped diagnostic imaging department and a purpose built cancer treatment centre which includes outpatient, chemotherapy day care, radiotherapy and inpatient facilities. The Trust employs over 4,000 staff.

To find out more about Musgrove Park Hospital, visit our website, at: www.musgroveparkhospital.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

Musgrove Park Hospital

Tel: 01823 333444

Address: Parkfield Drive, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5DA

Website: http://www.musgroveparkhospital.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Musgrove Park Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 593 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 141 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1291 responses. 4354 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

80%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1291 responses. 4354 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 105 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Saved my Life

From the ambulance team who where brilliant to the skill of the Consultants Doctors and Nurses I can only say thank you for saving my lif...

27 May 2017

Had appointment with in ENT. I needed blood tests and a nurse said "I'll do...

Had appointment with in ENT. I needed blood tests and a nurse said "I'll do it!". the nurse looked very young I said 'No', I'd rather ...

23 May 2017

The best care in the West Country.

After nearly two weeks of suffering chronic fatigue, breathlessness and wretching my wife (68) was triaged in A & E, admitted quickly to ...

11 May 2017

Pain after leaving hospital

I had an operation on my teeth to remove 5 broken top teeth and 2 bottom teeth on either side of my mouth. The staff were very pleasant b...

9 May 2017

Appointments / procedure in Grace Centre and day surgery

I have had two appointments in the Grace Centre and a procedure under general anaesthetic today 04/05/2017. As someone who doesn't visit ...

4 May 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust