Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

Getting referred to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

As an NHS patient you can choose where to receive your healthcare treatment. You can find out more about your choices from the NHS Choices website. In order to access treatment at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre you will need to be referred by your GP. Once we have received your GPs referral we’ll be in touch with you to arrange your outpatient assessment.

Getting to the centre

There are a number of ways to travel to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre, including public transport. Bus route 776 stops outside the community hospital which is on the same site as the treatment centre. There’s plenty of free on-site parking at the treatment centre. Please call us on 01749 333 600 if you need help with transport to the treatment centre. When you arrive please register so we know you’re here. A member of staff will collect you for your appointment.

Accessibility and facilities

All areas of our treatment centre are accessible to wheelchair users. Portable hearing loops are available at the main reception desk and can be carried around the treatment centre as required.

If you’re staying with us, you’ll be either in a single ensuite room or a same-sex shared ensuite room. We have free Wi-Fi access for patients and free telephone calls. We also have a flexible visiting policy.

Our patient information is available in a range of languages, large print and Braille on request from the main reception desk. We also have an interpretation service available to support you if English is not your preferred language.

Our news

A token of our admiration to celebrate International Nurses Day

A token of our admiration to celebrate International Nurses Day

May 12 2017

Nurses at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre have received a thank you card and a special token to celebrate International Nurses Day.

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“Outstanding” rating - national first for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

“Outstanding” rating - national first for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

May 9 2017

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in a newly published inspection report - putting the centre at the very top of the regulator’s quality ratings across England.

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On your marks, get set….

On your marks, get set….

May 8 2017

It’s the season when folk start donning their trainers and pounding the roads. Whether it is a fun run or full marathon, or if it is your first time or you are an experienced runner, preparation is key. Arun Alex, Physiotherapy Manager at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre, offers his advice.

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Daily web diary extols benefits of knee surgery

Daily web diary extols benefits of knee surgery

April 27 2017

For many people going to hospital for a knee replacement operation means recovering from surgery, being cared for by hospital staff and doing what the physiotherapist tells you to do – but for one Yeovilton man it also provided the opportunity to write a daily account of his treatment for his web site.

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