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 84 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

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

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)

105% 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)

97% 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)

95% 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)

122% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 39 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 433 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

Waiting time in clinic

Today I attended the Eye Centre for a 11.50 appointment. The appointment started well, I was seen within 10 minutes of my appointment tim...

24 February 2015

Visit to the Eye Clinic at City Hospital 14 February 2015

I wish to acknowledge the excellent care that my wife received at the eye clinic when she needed to attend on Saturday 14 February 2015. ...

15 February 2015

5hrs n waiting!!

absolutley disgusting service. I bought my mom in for her eye operation at 11am for her appointment at 12. We have been waiting since and...

10 February 2015

Long waiting times !

Waiting for 2 hours to be seen and the you can only get prescription at hospital pharmacy guess what another queue and long wait ! Quite ...

10 February 2015

Excellent service

I woke up with bright flashes across my left eye, very worried so called my optician who advised that they had no appoitments (Sunday). G...

8 February 2015

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust