Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery on the heart and/or the large vessels that bring blood to and from the heart.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
97 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
66 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
97 days
62 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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118 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
14 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
42 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
97 days
113 days
Halifax
146 days
98 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
72 days
Halifax
---
31 days
Halifax
---
35 days
Halifax
---
48 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
34 days
27 days
Halifax
43 days
28 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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20 days
Halifax
---
9 days
Halifax
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10 days
Halifax
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13 days

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