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 72 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)

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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

92% 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)

100% 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

65%staff recommend this hospital for care. 948 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 948 responses

Latest reviews of this organisation

Care

My mother had an appointment for cataract surgery, we were told to arrive at 8am. We arrived to find door locked to corridors to the ward...

2 August 2015

VIist today with young son

I visited the eye clinic with my young son, aged 4 on the 29th of July 2015. He had a recurring eye infection that needed investigating a...

29 July 2015

Good hospital, terrible staff

I have recently been to the Birmingham eye hospital as I had metal shards in my eye from working as a grinder, not only was I extremely a...

6 July 2015

Rebooking a cancelled appointment

A couple of weeks ago my relative had a clinic appointment. When we arrived we were told that the appointment had been cancelled as the ...

26 June 2015

Birmingham Eye Hospital success

I am full of praise for the staff of the Birmingham Eye hospital - I have attended there several times in the last five years and I have ...

22 June 2015

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust