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 111 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

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

93% 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)

104% 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)

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

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

96%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 694 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 486 responses.

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

Very poor respect and dignity

I was in hospital with suspected appendicitis. I went it Wednesday the 22nd of October 2014 and came home 23rd October 2014 at 4pm. The r...

23 October 2014

Second class service

Whilst my condition isn't life threatening or as major as some others may be experiencing, I am made to feel as if I am wasting the consu...

22 October 2014

Thank you so much

I was involved in a very nasty cycling accident in the recent Exmoor Beast sportive event, which involved me being pitched off of my bike...

22 October 2014

Mental Health Services Taunton MPH

Why is it that our Mother who is obviously very unwell keeps going in and out of Musgrove Park Hospital without getting the Mental Health...

20 October 2014

all staff were wondefull and i could not thank them enough l

just to say thank you wonderfull service

19 October 2014

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust