Musgrove Park Hospital

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

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 134 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)

93.03% 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)

109.79% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96.68% 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)

111.98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 504 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 90 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

94%staff recommend this hospital for care. 631 responses. 4207 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 631 responses. 4207 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 208 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Positive feedback

I was admitted to AMU on thursday evening with heavy internal bleeding after my doctors felt concerned. The admittance was stress free...

19 November 2017

A and E

My two year old had a nasty fall and needed treatment. We were seen quickly by a triage nurse who was lovely. Shortly after that two doc...

18 November 2017

Lovely staff but embarrassing experience

In October I broke my leg and was taken to hospital. I had my op the next morning. I had to have a bedpan on the ward and a bed bath. Bot...

16 November 2017

Excellent staff

Excellent, superb, fantastic, professional, efficient, informative in particular on Motacute room 28. This goes out to the cleaners, cook...

14 November 2017

I tripped over at home and gave my head a thoroughly good bang on the outer...

I tripped over at home and gave my head a thoroughly good bang on the outer corner of a wall. The result was a nasty cut on top of my hea...

10 November 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust