Service/Procedure Summary

The surgical removal of part of the intestines.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
42 days
72 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
68 days
46 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
76 days
70 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
112 days
36 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
115 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
77 days
73 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
97 days
62 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
95 days
148 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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34 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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93 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
11 days
20 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
17 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
19 days
19 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
23 days
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
15 days
33 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
18 days
31 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
20 days
30 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
23 days
31 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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23 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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33 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
9 days
49 days
Dartmouth
15 days
55 days
Bridgewater
57 days
29 days
Bridgewater
70 days
26 days
Kentville
21 days
77 days
Dartmouth
55 days
57 days
Kentville
77 days
36 days
Yarmouth
68 days
46 days
Sydney
30 days
85 days
Kentville
31 days
85 days
Truro
58 days
59 days
Yarmouth
38 days
97 days
New Glasgow
115 days
25 days
New Glasgow
83 days
64 days
Truro
84 days
74 days
Halifax
47 days
118 days
Bridgewater
136 days
36 days
Halifax
84 days
97 days
Halifax
55 days
203 days
Dartmouth
225 days
113 days
Bridgewater
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22 days
North Sydney
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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129 days
Sydney
---
72 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Truro
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40 days
Dartmouth
---
41 days
Halifax
---
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Truro
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56 days
Amherst
---
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Sydney
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
12 days
14 days
Dartmouth
7 days
21 days
Sydney
15 days
15 days
Kentville
15 days
16 days
Yarmouth
17 days
17 days
Halifax
7 days
27 days
Truro
8 days
28 days
Yarmouth
25 days
13 days
Bridgewater
23 days
23 days
Dartmouth
21 days
31 days
Halifax
18 days
37 days
Bridgewater
33 days
23 days
Halifax
18 days
38 days
Kentville
16 days
42 days
Kentville
15 days
43 days
Truro
24 days
34 days
New Glasgow
35 days
29 days
Bridgewater
45 days
22 days
Dartmouth
29 days
40 days
Halifax
38 days
35 days
Bridgewater
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13 days
North Sydney
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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71 days
Sydney
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40 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Truro
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27 days
Dartmouth
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31 days
Halifax
---
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Truro
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33 days
Amherst
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Sydney
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Halifax
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