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 Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
62 days
83 days

50%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
26 days
31 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
40 days
78 days
Halifax
45 days
70 days
Halifax
48 days
51 days
Halifax
61 days
100 days
Halifax
82 days
53 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
23 days
55 days
Halifax
23 days
26 days
Halifax
19 days
27 days
Halifax
35 days
62 days
Halifax
42 days
18 days

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