Service/Procedure Summary

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

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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
66 days
73 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
30 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
49 days
52 days
Halifax
42 days
71 days
Halifax
47 days
70 days
Halifax
82 days
53 days
Halifax
61 days
100 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
27 days
Halifax
27 days
28 days
Halifax
42 days
18 days
Halifax
23 days
54 days
Halifax
35 days
57 days

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