Service/Procedure Summary

Creating or closing an abnormal passageway between an artery and a vein (Arteriovenous fistula).

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
44 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
84 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
29 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
55 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
42 days
76 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
50 days
110 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
14 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
20 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
25 days
32 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
20 days
52 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
49 days
76 days
North Sydney
---
55 days
Kentville
---
53 days
Kentville
38 days
110 days
Halifax
39 days
44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
25 days
34 days
North Sydney
---
15 days
Kentville
---
41 days
Kentville
20 days
81 days
Halifax
27 days
34 days

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