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 Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
66 days
50 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
21 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
26 days
42 days
Halifax
37 days
62 days
Halifax
84 days
72 days
Halifax
35 days
105 days
Halifax
59 days
114 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
15 days
14 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
45 days
27 days
Halifax
17 days
34 days
Halifax
27 days
44 days

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