Service/Procedure Summary

The surgical removal of part of the intestines.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
113 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
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
45 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
100 days
30 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
58 days
83 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
89 days
92 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
105 days
129 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
160 days
85 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
174 days
77 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
271 days
124 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
34 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
14 days
16 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
16 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
13 days
19 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
17 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
21 days
30 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
22 days
31 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
32 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
29 days
33 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
23 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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North Sydney
10 days
374 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
48 days
223 days
Yarmouth
49 days
33 days
Sydney
76 days
27 days
New Glasgow
83 days
204 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
---
37 days
Kentville
---
105 days
Halifax
24 days
31 days
Sydney
160 days
85 days
Bridgewater
60 days
40 days
Truro
---
34 days
Dartmouth
89 days
113 days
Dartmouth
89 days
53 days
Halifax
---
201 days
Bridgewater
33 days
---
Truro
47 days
33 days
Dartmouth
118 days
32 days
Halifax
30 days
46 days
Halifax
---
---
Truro
---
37 days
Yarmouth
---
46 days
Halifax
105 days
138 days
Kentville
113 days
58 days
Truro
67 days
83 days
Truro
58 days
64 days
Bridgewater
117 days
22 days
Kentville
---
20 days
Dartmouth
31 days
97 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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North Sydney
7 days
59 days
Amherst
---
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
25 days
36 days
Yarmouth
14 days
20 days
Sydney
22 days
17 days
New Glasgow
29 days
37 days
Halifax
---
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New Glasgow
---
31 days
Kentville
---
54 days
Halifax
14 days
18 days
Sydney
15 days
19 days
Bridgewater
19 days
24 days
Truro
---
22 days
Dartmouth
20 days
31 days
Dartmouth
25 days
23 days
Halifax
---
28 days
Bridgewater
23 days
---
Truro
23 days
26 days
Dartmouth
58 days
27 days
Halifax
12 days
23 days
Halifax
---
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Truro
---
22 days
Yarmouth
---
11 days
Halifax
50 days
33 days
Kentville
25 days
45 days
Truro
8 days
39 days
Truro
17 days
35 days
Bridgewater
15 days
15 days
Kentville
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16 days
Dartmouth
20 days
41 days

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