Service/Procedure Summary

The surgical removal of part of the intestines.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
28 days
61 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
29 days
77 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
25 days
122 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
105 days
66 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
78 days
95 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
84 days
188 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
189 days
85 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
489 days
50 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
213 days
413 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
7 days
12 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
15 days
21 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
24 days
26 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
20 days
35 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
20 days
39 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
32 days
31 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
30 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
24 days
41 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
23 days
24 days
Truro
27 days
93 days
Bridgewater
50 days
111 days
Bridgewater
80 days
107 days
Dartmouth
84 days
188 days
Yarmouth
21 days
287 days
New Glasgow
489 days
68 days
Halifax
604 days
439 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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43 days
Halifax
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671 days
Sydney
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77 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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44 days
Kentville
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61 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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22 days
Truro
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29 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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24 days
Halifax
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42 days
Truro
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Amherst
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Halifax
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173 days
Kentville
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Bridgewater
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47 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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132 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
7 days
7 days
Yarmouth
7 days
42 days
Bridgewater
14 days
35 days
Truro
14 days
43 days
Bridgewater
22 days
36 days
Dartmouth
22 days
43 days
New Glasgow
65 days
33 days
Halifax
71 days
235 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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29 days
Halifax
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132 days
Sydney
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27 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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31 days
Kentville
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41 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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21 days
Truro
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16 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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16 days
Halifax
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25 days
Truro
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Amherst
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Halifax
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39 days
Kentville
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Bridgewater
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33 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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37 days

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