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.