Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

01823 333444 Musgrove Park Hospital , Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5DA

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 ratings for this trust


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 took 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

Latest reviews of this trust

Great Breast Care Centre Staff

I'd like to thank all the staff I encountered during my visit this morning. First visits are anxious occasions, but everyone looking afte...

13 March 2019

NAH at it's best!

Thanks to the doctor whom I saw in ENT and who sorted out my broken nose in Day Surgery, plus anaesthetist and other staff who looked aft...

18 September 2018

Telephone Appointment 10th August 2018

I feel very upset that a particular member of staff had me booked in for a telephone appointment today. She said an appointment letter wa...

10 August 2018

A&E visit

My 12 yr old son was in A&E last week with a nasty fracture to his arm. On arrival he was in considerable pain but fortunately an ED ...

17 June 2018

Day Surgery Review

I arrived at the SAL at 7am and was there until 5pm. From the minute I arrived I was treated in a caring, friendly and professional manne...

10 May 2018

Last updated on 09 August 2018.

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