Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the abdomen. More common in small children. A hernia occurs when a piece of an organ sticks through the wall that should normally contain it.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
195 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
252 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
58 days
198 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
71 days
335 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
82 days
260 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
104 days
127 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
126 days
173 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
152 days
95 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
153 days
151 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
157 days
137 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
167 days
363 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
187 days
254 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
197 days
123 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
245 days
258 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
274 days
171 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
287 days
299 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
20 days
287 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
21 days
107 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
31 days
91 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
47 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
37 days
37 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
50 days
26 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
59 days
43 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
59 days
71 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
63 days
65 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
71 days
190 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
100 days
44 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
113 days
99 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
118 days
88 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
135 days
98 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
27 days
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Truro
28 days
77 days
North Sydney
48 days
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Bridgewater
56 days
95 days
Antigonish
71 days
335 days
Amherst
82 days
260 days
Yarmouth
85 days
102 days
Truro
89 days
278 days
Yarmouth
97 days
64 days
Kentville
98 days
40 days
Yarmouth
113 days
147 days
Dartmouth
114 days
302 days
Truro
121 days
99 days
Sydney
126 days
65 days
Sydney
126 days
41 days
Truro
127 days
136 days
Truro
129 days
90 days
Sydney
138 days
107 days
Kentville
146 days
171 days
Halifax
153 days
254 days
Dartmouth
154 days
258 days
Sydney
154 days
154 days
New Glasgow
165 days
369 days
New Glasgow
167 days
78 days
Bridgewater
168 days
106 days
Halifax
171 days
252 days
Bridgewater
173 days
30 days
Halifax
203 days
531 days
Dartmouth
218 days
169 days
Halifax
222 days
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Halifax
239 days
97 days
Kentville
242 days
156 days
Dartmouth
245 days
331 days
Sydney
256 days
199 days
Kentville
294 days
252 days
Dartmouth
392 days
216 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Inverness
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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156 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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35 days
Amherst
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48 days
Dartmouth
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378 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
18 days
76 days
Halifax
18 days
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Truro
19 days
40 days
North Sydney
20 days
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Bridgewater
22 days
39 days
Antigonish
22 days
286 days
Sydney
29 days
41 days
Kentville
29 days
16 days
Amherst
32 days
105 days
Sydney
43 days
14 days
Truro
45 days
114 days
Halifax
49 days
120 days
Truro
50 days
64 days
Yarmouth
54 days
30 days
Sydney
64 days
34 days
Yarmouth
66 days
35 days
Bridgewater
69 days
15 days
Truro
70 days
80 days
Sydney
78 days
66 days
Dartmouth
81 days
104 days
Kentville
82 days
44 days
Dartmouth
83 days
62 days
Truro
96 days
36 days
New Glasgow
98 days
253 days
New Glasgow
101 days
39 days
Bridgewater
102 days
71 days
Kentville
117 days
72 days
Halifax
118 days
141 days
Kentville
128 days
24 days
Dartmouth
135 days
150 days
Sydney
146 days
141 days
Halifax
155 days
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Dartmouth
161 days
91 days
Halifax
167 days
85 days
Halifax
169 days
184 days
Dartmouth
252 days
95 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Inverness
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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130 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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21 days
Amherst
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37 days
Dartmouth
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232 days

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