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 103 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

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

90% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 268 responses. 4148 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 262 responses. 4148 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Admmitted to A&E with severe sickness

I would really like to say a big thank you to all the staff that help me on Saturday evening when I was suddenly taken ill on the way ho...

29 September 2014

4-day stay with my 15 month old son

I have just left the Children's unit (Oak) after what ended up being a four-day stay because my youngest (15 month old) had an infection ...

29 September 2014

A & E on A Sunday

After being brought to casualty by nice helpful ambulance crew. I have never experienced such pain. Despite several attempts to get Drs ...

28 September 2014

Somerset Lung Centre

I saw a consultant over several appointments. It appears they could not deal with anything else but clear cut cases of lung cancer and CO...

25 September 2014

Haematology Ward 9

My husband was admitted to Ward 9 in July 2013 diagnosed with Non Hodgkins Lymphona. He had to have a very aggressive form of chemotherap...

25 September 2014

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust