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)
64 days
72 days

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
84 days
79 days
Halifax
43 days
73 days
Halifax
28 days
47 days
Halifax
36 days
125 days
Halifax
59 days
136 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
40 days
23 days
Halifax
16 days
14 days
Halifax
13 days
14 days
Halifax
19 days
34 days
Halifax
27 days
44 days

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