Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)

020 7253 3411 162 City Road , London, EC1V 2PD
http://www.moorfields.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 77 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a leading provider of eye health services in the UK and a world-class centre of excellence for ophthalmic research and education.

We have a reputation, developed over two centuries, for providing the highest quality eye care, always at the forefront of the latest developments in ophthalmology. Our 2,000 staff are committed to sustaining and building on our pioneering history. 

Our main focus is the treatment and care of NHS patients with a wide range of eye problems, from common complaints to rare conditions that require treatment not available elsewhere in the UK. 

We treat people in several locations in and around London. This means that we can provide more first-class care and treatment in the community, closer to where people live and work.

Our unique patient case-mix and the number of people we treat mean that we can sub-divide our services into several specialist departments.  This allows our clinicians to develop expertise in particular ophthalmic sub-specialties.

With our partners at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, we are a national and international centre for research into eye conditions and treatments, leading one of the strongest and most extensive ophthalmic research programmes in the world. We are also a major force in teaching the eye specialists of the future.

We manage three commercial divisions: Moorfields Private, Moorfields Pharmaceuticals and Moorfields Eye Hospital United Arab Emirates. Proceeds from all of them provide vital funding for our NHS care, as do our charities, Moorfields Eye Charity and the Friends of Moorfields. 

Moorfields is registered without conditions with the Care Quality Commission, the independent regulator of health and social care in England.

For more information about the trust visit the Moorfields Eye Hospital website.

 

Contact details, map and directions

Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)

Tel: 020 7253 3411   Fax: 020 7253 4696

Address: 162 City Road, London, EC1V 2PD

Website: http://www.moorfields.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

89% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 1087 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1529 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

94%staff recommend this hospital for care. 464 responses. 1979 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 464 responses. 1979 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 6157 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Glaucoma clinic

Firstly, let me say how kind and efficient all of the staff are, however, I was let down on one visit where I had to wait over 2 hours to...

12 May 2017

Unfair appointment cancellations

For the second time I have had my appointment in ocular oncology cancelled at short notice! I have to travel from Gloucester and it is no...

11 May 2017

Contact Lens Clinic 4

Thank you to the Receptionist today who as always provided an excellent service.

9 May 2017

Awful place

I hate having to go to this hospiAl! It is so busy and I just can't wait to get out!! I end up wasting my visit cos I just want to get h...

5 May 2017

Fantastic experience

Went to a and e on Monday bank holiday. Expected to spend hours there. Saw a nurse after 10 mins for blood pressure etc. Then after 15...

1 May 2017

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Last updated on 21 April 2017.

Information supplied by Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust