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 124 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)

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)

101% 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)

113% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 735 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 291 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 239 responses. 4139 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 239 responses. 4139 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

First class treatment for broken ankle

I broke my ankle on the last day of August and was admitted to A&E at Musgrove. The x-ray showed that surgery was needed and this was...

18 December 2014

Barrington ward

Stayed 11th December in the new building in Barrington Ward for four days for vascular surgery. Cant speak highly enough of the staff. Al...

17 December 2014

Ward 2

I had a short stay on ward 2 for two days and one night in the old building to have my appenditics removed the staff where amazing reall...

9 December 2014

Stroke care is excellent

My father was admitted recently he was treated with respect and dignity from A&E, MRI through to Dunkery ward - he was seriously ill the ...

4 December 2014

Highly recommended

My mum got admitted into A&E. Could not fault the staff or the care they provided. First class. They were efficient, helpful, professiona...

2 December 2014

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust