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)

96.04% 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)

107.86% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98.25% 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)

114.99% 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. 561 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 143 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 128 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Through the quality of the care I was able to pull through

I was admitted by ambulance into the care of my nurse Will and a doctor whose name I cannot remember. I had angina and stroke symptoms. T...

16 August 2017

Excellent care

I was taken into SAU due to anemia, low blood count and dizziness. It turns out, I will need a hysterectomy. Even though the department i...

15 August 2017

Hospital staff good. Paramedics not!

I was taken into hospital by paramedics that acted as if I was wasting their time. Told to sit on a stool in A&E while I waited for a...

15 August 2017

my treatment at Musgrove park hospital.

During my four stays in Musgrove for knee and ankle replacement surgery, my treatment was second to none.lwas at all times treated with k...

14 August 2017

Procedure

I attended MGP hospitals X-ray department to have a renal cyst drained I was treated kindly and professionally by all in the X-ray depart...

1 August 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust