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 77 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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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)

109% 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)

100% 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)

121% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Latest reviews of this organisation

Excellent treatment received

I was referred to the Eye Centre by my optician as I was experiencing floaters in the eye. I was very impressed with the treatment I rece...

12 September 2014

mystery of vanishing contact lens and unhelpful staff

Had appointment for contact lens fitting in May was told would take 6 to 8 weeks too be returned .rang at the end of June they had forgot...

7 September 2014

First class treatment and experience

I was referred to BMEC by my local hospital for emergency surgery for a detached retina. On arrival, I was seen very quickly and it wa...

23 August 2014

Visited your dept for ? retinal tear.

Visited on two ocassions your emergency dept. Front of house staff were vile. That included trained and untrained staff. No greeting just...

12 August 2014

Emergency Eye Op

I was treated for a Vitreopus Detachment and retinal tear. Although I had to wait to see various specialists, I was content since the pla...

21 July 2014

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust