Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the abdomen usually in the middle of the abdominal wall. 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 ?
152 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
169 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
77 days
58 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
72 days
145 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
116 days
106 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
60 days
181 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
103 days
141 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
63 days
233 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
188 days
119 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
280 days
37 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
156 days
199 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
18 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
22 days
28 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
19 days
64 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
36 days
48 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
50 days
35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
33 days
56 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
53 days
40 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
20 days
78 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
52 days
71 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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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
New Glasgow
29 days
78 days
North Sydney
116 days
69 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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169 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Truro
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Kentville
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Truro
97 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
137 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
67 days
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
8 days
58 days
North Sydney
31 days
44 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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169 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Truro
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Kentville
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Truro
29 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
52 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
43 days
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Kentville
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