We provide acute care for a population of around 200,000 people mostly in South Somerset, North and West Dorset and parts of Mendip. The hospital has 345 NHS beds as well as the Kingston Wing for private patients.
The large majority of our services are provided on one easily accessible site with a multi-storey car park providing plenty of on-site parking. Yeovil Hospital is situated next to the town centre and has good road and rail links.
50,237 people were admitted to our hospital
58,140 people attended our emergency department (A&E)
129,249 x-rays, MRIs, and other radiology tests and scans were carried out
1,413 babies were born in our maternity unit.
Continuing to provide high quality clinical care and excellent patient experience remains our top priority. We are proud of our iCARE principles, initially developed by our nursing staff, and which now underpin all that we do within the hospital.
i Treating our patients and staff as individuals
C effective Communication
A positive Attitude
R Respect for patients, carers and staff
E Environment conducive to care and recovery
We work closely with GP practices, social care providers and our NHS neighbours to ensure our patients stay as healthy and independent as possible in their own home. Our collaboration and partnership working includes Symphony Healthcare Services which provides care to more than 82,000 GP patients.