Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery on the hand, wrist, arm, etc.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
235 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
291 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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
391 days
113 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
194 days
312 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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79 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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171 days
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
38 days
76 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
62 days
80 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
64 days
106 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
112 days
60 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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46 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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117 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
127 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
Sydney
95 days
105 days
Halifax
169 days
40 days
Halifax
159 days
244 days
Halifax
203 days
232 days
Halifax
183 days
305 days
Halifax
352 days
325 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
391 days
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Kentville
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84 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Antigonish
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79 days
Halifax
---
263 days
Halifax
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379 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
101 days
22 days
Halifax
60 days
88 days
Sydney
68 days
87 days
Halifax
58 days
115 days
Halifax
105 days
82 days
Halifax
75 days
128 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
30 days
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Kentville
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71 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Antigonish
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46 days
Halifax
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45 days
Halifax
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131 days

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