If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) – a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) – the advice is to stay at home for 10 days. All members of this household should remain at home for 10 days.

If you think you have symptoms, please do not attend your hospital appointment until you are advised it is safe to do so. Please contact us to rearrange your appointment, or to re-organise treatment and tests.

The latest information on the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire can be found here.

If you are over 75 you can now book your vaccination appointment at the King's Mill Hospital Hub here or you can call 0115 883 4640. Please do not call the main hospital number to book an appointment.

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What will happen at your appointment

What will happen at your appointment

What will happen at my diabetic eye screening appointment?

We will check your details to make sure the information we hold for you is up to date and accurate.

We record how good the level of your sight is by testing your visual acuities. If you wear glasses for your distance vision, you will need to bring these to your appointment.

We will administer eye drops to make your pupils larger to ensure the images we capture are clear.  It could take up to 20 minutes for these to take effect.  The eye drops can cause blurriness and sensitivity to light for up to 6 hours – It is very important that you do not drive to your appointment.

If you would like further information on what to expect during and after your appointment, please click here.

We use our camera to photograph different areas of the back of your eye.

For further information, please click on the image below:

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