Service/Procedure Summary

This category includes lobectomy, mediastinoscopy/thoracotomy, pneumonectomy, thorascopy, sternotomy, decortications of the lung, and resections.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
51 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
74 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
51 days
71 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
31 days
32 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
49 days
Halifax
50 days
64 days
Halifax
27 days
103 days
Halifax
57 days
80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
14 days
32 days
Halifax
20 days
27 days
Halifax
31 days
36 days
Halifax
35 days
37 days

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