Musgrove Park Hospital

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

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 145 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)

95% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

102% 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)

111% 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. 887 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 160 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

96%staff recommend this hospital for care. 933 responses. 4292 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

83%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 933 responses. 4292 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 182 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

The grace centre

I attended the Grace Centre in Musgrove park hospital today and they were absolutely brilliant from the moment I stepped nervously into t...

19 April 2018

Excellent opthalmology care

I just wanted to say thank you to all the staff I came into contact with at Musgrove Park hospital. I was actually on holiday in Minehead...

18 April 2018

Fantastic sevice, thank you

I was in for an Oophorectomy and from start to finish everyone was very efficient and caring. My fears were really listened to and the w...

14 April 2018

Kidney stone removal (ureteroscopy) - day patient

As a late forties male, I was very worried about having this procedure, considering how it is actually performed! But, from the moment I ...

11 April 2018

Taken care of fantastically well

Recently, whilst walking my dog I managed to ram a 2 foot steel wire through my wellie and partly through my foot, after being in the mid...

6 April 2018

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Last updated on 28 November 2017.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust