Musgrove Park Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 137 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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

112% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 540 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 176 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92staff recommend this hospital for care. 1256 responses. 4203 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

78staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1256 responses. 4203 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 216 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A&E

Visted Musgrove A&E Department due to having painful abdominal pain on going problem I arrived at 12 ish the took bloods about 12.30 ...

22 July 2017

Casualty

All of the medical team involved were superb.

16 July 2017

Hysterectomy - outstanding Gynae team and Hestercombe Ward

Although the waiting list ran over the 18 weeks for my hysterectomy appointment, this hospital has been outstanding in every way. I c...

14 July 2017

Miscarriage care

I experienced a miscarriage at 10weeks and attended a&e in June. I lost over a litre of blood and there were issues in controlling the bl...

13 July 2017

Absolutely disgraceful patient care.

I attended the A&e on Tue 4TH July with severe abdominal pain. I must say the service by the staff at this point was second to non, the d...

8 July 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust