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 90 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

Very good experience

Second visit to the eye hospital , every member of medical team we're so helpful supportive and kind , everything was explained to me , b...

16 March 2017

A&E triage

I attended a&e at 9.15 on a Sunday morning with the hope of seeing somebody to assess my eye as I felt something had gone into it on Satu...

14 March 2017

Painful Eye

Arrived without appointment so expected long wait. Specialist Nurse who looked at my eyes was great , really helped me to feel calm thro...

11 March 2017

Referral by GP

Attended after referral by GP outside Solihull around 15 miles away. After Triage I was told I would have to return for appointment. Cho...

8 March 2017

Poor communication

My daughter 16 and I were sent from Worcester having seen optician routine appointment at 4 pm.Arrived at 6.30 not seen til 11 pm nurses ...

7 March 2017

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust