Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

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

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 12 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

Is 9 hrs with no water and 19 hrs with no food too long??

A Student nurse went through all the forms and also did some obs. During the questions I had explained many times I suffered from Complex...

28 February 2018

Great service at Musgrove Park

I recently ended up in A & E with a fractured shoulder (fell of my horse). With all the complaints about the NHS I would like to sa...

3 December 2017

Brilliant maternity service

I just wanted to say massive thank you and really commend all the staff working within the maternity unit as well as the anaesthetist. T...

21 September 2017

out of hours GP Service

On Friday evening after calling NHS 111 at 8pm i desperately needed medication, so was given an appointment with an out of hours GP for m...

20 August 2017

Breast care service

I attended the breast care centre at Musgrove park hospital having been recalled from the Somerset breast care screening programme. All s...

20 July 2017

Quality of service at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 29 June 2017.

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