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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 83 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)

106% 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)

87% 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)

141% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

71%Patients recommend this hospital. 31 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

73%Patients recommend this hospital. 204 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1324 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

Emergency clinic

Needed to visit emergency clinic twice in last 3 weeks. First class service on both occasions. Would suggest issuing prescriptions that c...

21 November 2016

Fast treatment from Doctor and nurses, Pharmacy very slow

I arrived at 9:45am and was triaged immediately, the nurse was brilliant who saw me and then I was passed to the doctor as an emergency c...

15 November 2016

eye eye

i found all the staff to be first class. i did find some odd things though that need thinking about..e.g why does the pharmacy close fo...

31 October 2016

Not putting the customer first

Follow up appointment waste of time as results from swab not received. Asked to visit again in two days, I offered that it might be bett...

25 October 2016

Fabulous service on a busy Friday afternoon

Referred to the Eye Hospital A&E at 2pm on a very busy Friday afternoon. Triaged within 15 minutes and told I would be seen at 4pm. ...

21 October 2016

Last updated on 08 February 2013.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust