Musgrove Park Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 152 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)

90% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 917 responses. 4374 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 236 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1027 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 184 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93staff recommend this hospital for care. 917 responses. 4374 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Bed care for dementia patients in Musgrove

I am told that high bed rails cannot be in place for dementia patients, as there is a risk of them climbing them & then falling down from...

17 August 2018

I attended for a routine mammagram in the breast care centre in Musgrove park...

I attended for a routine mammagram in the breast care centre in Musgrove park hospital as due to mobility problems I can't attend mobile ...

16 August 2018

My husband was brought in by ambulance to a and e with pain in his left lung, a

My husband was brought in by ambulance to a and e with pain in his left lung, a and e were very quick to see him even though were rushed ...

15 August 2018

A few issues, but we can't thank the hospital enough

My mum was admitted to hospital in July 2018. From the care of the ambulance staff to the care in resus was faultless. My mum was then tr...

13 August 2018

Successful MRI!

Having had an awful experience in a mobile unit at another hospital I was very nervous about this MRI scan. Thanks to the wonderful staff...

10 August 2018

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Last updated on 28 November 2017.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust