Medical emergencies

Life threatening calls

Call 999 in an emergency for Ambulance, Police, Fire Brigade or Coastguard if it is a life threatening emergency.

Less urgent calls and advice 

Call 111 when it is less urgent than 999

Minor injuries and illnesses 

Visit a minor injuries unit. There are 7 across Somerset. 

Accident & Emergency (A&E)

A&E departments assess and treat patients with serious injuries or illnesses.  Major A&E departments offer access 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, although not all hospitals have an A&E department.

These hospitals in the Somerset and surrounding area have an A&E department:

Musgrove Park Hospital
Taunton
TA1 5DA
Tel: 01823 333444

www.tsft.nhs.uk

Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Higher Kingston
Yeovil
BA21 4AT
Tel: 01935 475122

www.yeovilhospital.nhs.uk 

Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust
Combe Park
Bath
BA1 3NG
Tel: 01225 428331

www.ruh.nhs.uk

Weston General Hospital
Grange Road
Uphill
Weston-super-Mare
BS23 4TQ
Tel: 01934 636363

www.waht.nhs.uk