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)
47 days
72 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
33 days
58 days
Halifax
28 days
64 days
Halifax
50 days
46 days
Halifax
31 days
93 days
Halifax
95 days
46 days
Halifax
55 days
91 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
7 days
22 days
Halifax
14 days
19 days
Halifax
19 days
18 days
Halifax
16 days
33 days
Halifax
43 days
22 days
Halifax
35 days
30 days

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