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/

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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)

102% 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)

104% 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)

102% 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)

NULL 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

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 419 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

lacrimal mucocele

I visited the Bham eye centre on 9th of December 2014.Diagnosis is blocked tear duct and lacrimal mucocele.The doctor was going to refer ...

29 January 2015

Went in with one infected eye, came away with two!

I had to wait over 3 hours to be seen by the doctor. I went in with an infection in my right eye but the doctor contaminated my left eye ...

20 January 2015

Outstanding hospital with outstanding staff - Fabulosa!

I cannot speak highly enough of this hospital. Having woken up one morning a year ago to discover I had lost my sight in one eye I was q...

20 December 2014

outpatient

the standard of care was exceptional but the waiting time appalling my wife's aunts appointment time was 10am arrived at 9.45, did not g...

17 December 2014

Miracles do happen

On behalf of my father who traveled down to Birmingham with his sight hanging on by a thread after ten years of treatment in Newcastle up...

8 December 2014

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust