Service/Procedure Summary

The surgical removal of part of the intestines.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
58 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
73 days
58 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
77 days
76 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
100 days
55 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
86 days
127 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
191 days
45 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
158 days
79 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
161 days
130 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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77 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
20 days
11 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
18 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
16 days
22 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
16 days
29 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
20 days
30 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
25 days
38 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
29 days
34 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
30 days
34 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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27 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
58 days
15 days
Halifax
17 days
58 days
Yarmouth
32 days
49 days
Bridgewater
45 days
37 days
Yarmouth
56 days
37 days
Sydney
52 days
47 days
Bridgewater
106 days
38 days
New Glasgow
77 days
76 days
Bridgewater
84 days
70 days
Truro
71 days
90 days
Dartmouth
37 days
127 days
Truro
90 days
83 days
Dartmouth
82 days
104 days
Sydney
191 days
27 days
Halifax
161 days
97 days
Kentville
252 days
26 days
Halifax
49 days
265 days
Dartmouth
89 days
295 days
North Sydney
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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49 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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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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Kentville
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105 days
Halifax
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59 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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214 days
Truro
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44 days
Dartmouth
---
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Truro
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38 days
Amherst
---
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Amherst
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Kentville
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
17 days
10 days
Yarmouth
23 days
6 days
Sydney
12 days
21 days
Yarmouth
13 days
21 days
Bridgewater
18 days
16 days
Halifax
12 days
24 days
New Glasgow
9 days
29 days
Kentville
23 days
23 days
Truro
12 days
36 days
Dartmouth
23 days
29 days
Bridgewater
20 days
33 days
Sydney
33 days
20 days
Truro
34 days
36 days
Halifax
23 days
49 days
Dartmouth
30 days
44 days
Bridgewater
40 days
35 days
Halifax
53 days
29 days
Dartmouth
42 days
41 days
North Sydney
---
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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32 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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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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Kentville
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43 days
Halifax
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52 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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39 days
Truro
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30 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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22 days
Amherst
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Halifax
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