Birmingham Midland Eye Centre (Bmec)

Telephone: 01215543801
Address: City Hospital N H S Trust, Dudley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 7QH
Website: http://www.swbh.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 69 ratings for this clinic

Overview

demonstration of equipment at the eye centre

The Birmingham and Midland Eye centre, is the second largest eye centre in Europe, receiving referrals from GPs and hospitals Birmingham and the West Midlands.

We treat the whole range of eye conditions from relatively common, minor complaints through to Glaucoma, Cataracts and diabetic related eye conditions.

Our teams also provide treatments for rare conditions not available elsewhere in the UK.



Opening times

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Additional information

The Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre A&E Monday to Friday 8.30 to 7pm (although the department is open until 9pm to allow doctors and nurses to see and treat patients who arrive at 7pm). The department is open in the mornings at weekends. Outside these times, patients can be seen in City Hospital's A&E department where facilities are provided to assess and treat patients with eye problems. The outpatient department at the Birmingtham and Midland Eye is open every weekday from 9am until 5pm, although some patients are required to come in earlier for tests.

Last verified on 08/02/2013

Services

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Quality of service at Birmingham Midland Eye Centre (Bmec)

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

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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
Ward level breakdown

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 41 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 372 responses

Latest reviews of this organisation

Pleased and grateful for the service received

My 82 year old husband was referred to the eye hospital with rapidly deteriorating vision in his one good eye, since his other eye (a laz...

2 May 2015

Terrible record management is preventing my teatment

Have been sent there twice and I live close by. Got a partially detached retina from a rugby injury. Had a letter confirming appointment ...

10 April 2015

Here we go again

Whilst the work done at BMEC is fantastic, like others have said the waiting times are ridiculous. I have been bringing my Mum to this cl...

12 March 2015

Wonderful Service from Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre

I wish to express how impressed I was at the care and service I was given by two doctors at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre on Frid...

11 March 2015

Wonderful Service from the doctors.

I wish to express how impressed I was at the care and service I was given by two doctors at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre on Frid...

9 March 2015

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust