Hospital status

Our hospital is currently extremely busy, with very high demand upon our services.

Please be aware that our staff are working hard to ensure that any impact upon patients is kept to an absolute minimum. In circumstances where it is necessary to postpone non-urgent operations every patient will be contacted individually and directly.

Current ward restrictions

The hospital currently has some infection control restrictions in place on several wards due to suspected or confirmed cases or Norovirus. Norovirus causes diarrhoea and vomiting and is affecting people throughout the wider community in Somerset. To see which wards have restricted access please click here.