Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

01823 333444 Musgrove Park Hospital , Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5DA

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 9 ratings for this trust


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 took 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

Latest reviews of this trust

Our of Hours GP disgrace

I wen through the 111 service who said i needed to speak to a doctor , Doctor Called within an hour and decided they needed to see me, as...

19 May 2017

cancer care and after care

My father has been treated for cancer and hernia over the past 2 years and the level of care can only be described as 1st class when comp...

19 February 2017

Excellent care

My husband was admitted via A and E suffering from a potential life threatening event. He was quickly seen and within 2 hours was transfe...

6 February 2017

ITU are great but Montecute ward is dire.

My brother was in intensive care and the whole unit were amazing and it is the only reason I've given any stars at all. Today he was move...

1 February 2017

Uncared for

During a 24 hour trip home from Thailand, I developed ear ache that was so painful I felt like I was going to pass out. I landed in the U...

11 October 2016

Quality of service at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

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Last updated on 08 April 2015.

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