Explore Options

Patients who are currently on a wait list, or exploring options for referral together with their care provider, can use this website to view wait times for a variety of health care services delivered throughout Nova Scotia.

There are many reasons why there are wait times. However, not all wait times are the same in Nova Scotia.

The website has been designed to show you locations and surgeons with the shortest wait times for both initial consult and surgery

Wait times are also displayed for many other health services, including:

This gives you the info you need to talk to your doctor or nurse practitioner about referral options which may reduce your wait time.

While exploring your options, we have provided content to help you better understand the numbers.

If you have questions about this website, your wait time, or your care experience, contact us for assistance.

Reduce your wait time

Not all wait times are the same, and you may reduce your wait time for health care services. Explore options and talk to your doctor or nurse practitioner.

Talk to your doctor

Wait time information can help you and your doctor make informed decisions. Find wait times and share the numbers with your healthcare provider.