" I do think a larger waiting space is needed"

About: Musgrove Park Hospital

(as the patient),

Recently I had to attend an out patient Clinic at Musgrove Park. There was about 42 chairs crammed into the waiting room, with the secretaries' area at one side. It felt really stuffy and noisy and I think it was particularly difficult for patients with sticks, walkers or in wheelchairs. I do think a larger waiting space is needed, with air con.

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Response from Lucy Nicholls, Development Officer, Somerset LINk


This story was submitted to Patient Opinion by the Somerset LINk, on behalf of a local patient who has sent us their story as part of our 'Patient Stories' project.

We are keeping a record of all stories that are sent to us, and asking providers to respond to the stories. We will be contacting Musgrove Park hospital and asking them to respond to this patient's story.

Many thanks to the patient, who has taken the time to send in their experience to us.

Best wishes,

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