Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery to remove the gall bladder.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
66 days
87 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
131 days
109 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
167 days
96 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
85 days
234 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
288 days
48 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
147 days
239 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
35 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
166 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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133 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
32 days
24 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
60 days
17 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
54 days
43 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
82 days
40 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
91 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
59 days
97 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
13 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
125 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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56 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
14 days
17 days
Bridgewater
25 days
68 days
Truro
22 days
100 days
Bridgewater
69 days
56 days
Bridgewater
77 days
52 days
Yarmouth
55 days
79 days
Yarmouth
25 days
111 days
Truro
52 days
87 days
Halifax
40 days
99 days
Kentville
82 days
66 days
Yarmouth
22 days
129 days
Windsor
76 days
80 days
Amherst
106 days
62 days
Kentville
67 days
112 days
North Sydney
124 days
59 days
Halifax
149 days
40 days
Amherst
83 days
106 days
Antigonish
34 days
160 days
Truro
88 days
117 days
Sydney
86 days
120 days
Yarmouth
134 days
77 days
Kentville
85 days
128 days
Truro
140 days
78 days
Truro
98 days
121 days
Sydney
136 days
89 days
Halifax
141 days
98 days
Kentville
124 days
124 days
Halifax
108 days
153 days
Bridgewater
133 days
140 days
Dartmouth
136 days
139 days
Dartmouth
142 days
141 days
Sydney
120 days
166 days
North Sydney
141 days
156 days
Dartmouth
176 days
125 days
Halifax
39 days
310 days
New Glasgow
183 days
198 days
New Glasgow
273 days
218 days
New Glasgow
372 days
186 days
Kentville
391 days
195 days
Dartmouth
378 days
216 days
Sydney
440 days
253 days
Halifax
361 days
386 days
Dartmouth
691 days
262 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Inverness
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
11 days
13 days
Yarmouth
8 days
28 days
Truro
12 days
32 days
Bridgewater
16 days
29 days
Bridgewater
21 days
24 days
Kentville
27 days
21 days
Yarmouth
14 days
36 days
Bridgewater
25 days
34 days
North Sydney
40 days
21 days
Halifax
44 days
18 days
Yarmouth
19 days
43 days
Halifax
22 days
41 days
Halifax
24 days
40 days
Truro
24 days
42 days
Windsor
28 days
39 days
Amherst
42 days
30 days
Sydney
57 days
19 days
Halifax
43 days
33 days
Amherst
32 days
45 days
Truro
36 days
41 days
Kentville
49 days
37 days
Antigonish
14 days
76 days
Sydney
68 days
22 days
Truro
31 days
66 days
North Sydney
58 days
40 days
Kentville
19 days
79 days
Yarmouth
68 days
31 days
Sydney
28 days
72 days
Dartmouth
32 days
76 days
Kentville
29 days
96 days
Truro
40 days
88 days
New Glasgow
53 days
102 days
Dartmouth
92 days
63 days
Halifax
56 days
100 days
Bridgewater
83 days
98 days
New Glasgow
68 days
124 days
Dartmouth
135 days
62 days
Dartmouth
102 days
105 days
Kentville
142 days
77 days
Dartmouth
114 days
133 days
New Glasgow
109 days
166 days
Halifax
189 days
138 days
Sydney
251 days
108 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Inverness
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Halifax
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