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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 76 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)

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)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

111% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 72 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 200 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67%staff recommend this hospital for care. 965 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

45%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 965 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1475 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

cataract surgery

I am so pleased and delighted with the treatment I have received from your hospital. I was successfully treated there in December 2014 fo...

27 August 2015

Staff need training.

Visited today after being referred by GP, arrived at desk when I was finally called over. Staff on desk were quite rude and abrupt, no pe...

27 August 2015

Highly Professional and Very Friendly Clinic.

I live quite close to BMEC, and over the years I've chauffeured many a worried family member to the A&E dept there; we've always been see...

14 August 2015

How to lose your vision for good come here

I came to this hospital in May as I noticed my vision was not right in my left eye. I came straight into A&E, where I was told there was ...

10 August 2015

Appalling

In my personal experience the bmec is poorly run. The only positive is seeing the professor. Whilst i have no interaction with the other ...

6 August 2015

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust