MRI - Nova Scotia Health Authority

Service/Procedure Summary

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive way of taking high-quality images of areas inside the body. Instead of x-rays, MRIs use powerful magnets, radio waves and computerized sensors to take readings that can be transformed into three-dimensional pictures.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
336 days
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Wait Times

90%

Type Community Facility Wait Timesort descending
ALL
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
72 days
ALL
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
136 days
ALL
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
227 days
Chest and Abdomen
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
237 days
Brain
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
256 days
ALL
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
287 days
Bones and Joints
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
315 days
ALL
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
350 days
Heart
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
361 days
ALL
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
379 days
ALL
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
444 days

50%

Type Community Facility Wait Timesort descending
ALL
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
44 days
ALL
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
58 days
Chest and Abdomen
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
58 days
ALL
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
88 days
ALL
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
90 days
ALL
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
102 days
ALL
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
111 days
ALL
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
111 days
Brain
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
111 days
Heart
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
113 days
Bones and Joints
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
159 days

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