Musgrove Park Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 97 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

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

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

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

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

111% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

96%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 813 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

70

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Consistently amazing care from all - Hestercome Ward Musgrov

From meeting the Consultant to admission at the Surgical Admissions Lounge I had been smoothly and efficiently involved in planning my ad...

18 September 2014

Thankyou

Cannot say enough thanks to all the staff in Gould Ward. I was admitted on Monday with a broken leg and the help and service all the staf...

18 September 2014

A massive thank you to all Ambulance, A&E, ITU + Paramedics

My husband collapsed at home in August and the speed with which the 999 operator arranged the ambulance, air ambulance and paramedics was...

17 September 2014

Unsuccessful sigmoidoscopy

As carer to my wife who suffers from many health problems I have taken her over the past 10 years to a number of appointments in differen...

9 September 2014

Very Good Experience

I recently visited the oral and Maxillofacial department to have a wisdom tooth taken out. I had the first appointment where an x-ray was...

8 September 2014

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust