Birmingham Midland Eye Centre (Bmec)

01215543801 City Hospital N H S Trust, Dudley Road , Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 7QH
http://www.swbh.nhs.uk/

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 88 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 08:30 - 19:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 19:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 19:00
Thursday 08:30 - 19:00
Friday 08:30 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 19:00
Sunday 09:00 - 18:00

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)

96% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

76% 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. 14 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 164 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 923 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

In general, a very good service

If i had to make a comment on part of my visit, it would not be the rather long waiting time involved , absolutely understandable-no prob...

22 February 2017

Car parking charge

Having been told by my optician that I could just turn up at hospital without an appointment I attended eye hospital on Saturday 18/2/17....

20 February 2017

Still Waiting

I was referred to BMEC 4/2/17,I Saw a Consultant and they prescribed me two different steroid drops which im supposed to be supervised ta...

10 February 2017

Sue jones

My husband was referred as an emergency 1/2/2017 by our optician. We were waiting a while before we saw a doctor but were treated excelle...

4 February 2017

Treated with respect and kept informed

Came in for a eye operation was kept informed from admission to discharge staff friendly and polite

28 January 2017

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust