Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery on the hand, wrist, arm, etc.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
295 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
293 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
79 days
91 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
183 days
287 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
203 days
331 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
391 days
251 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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79 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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280 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
---
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
386 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
60 days
76 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
61 days
82 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
56 days
114 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
112 days
74 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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46 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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125 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
76 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
169 days
37 days
Halifax
159 days
260 days
Halifax
183 days
305 days
Halifax
352 days
338 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
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113 days
Kentville
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280 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
95 days
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Bridgewater
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
232 days
Antigonish
---
79 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
263 days
Halifax
---
379 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
102 days
22 days
Halifax
57 days
153 days
Halifax
58 days
163 days
Halifax
75 days
183 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
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86 days
Kentville
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74 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
68 days
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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82 days
Antigonish
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46 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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45 days
Halifax
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236 days

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