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)
46 days
78 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
53 days
Halifax
49 days
64 days
Halifax
24 days
103 days
Halifax
51 days
95 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
13 days
29 days
Halifax
21 days
28 days
Halifax
31 days
36 days
Halifax
29 days
41 days

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