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 50% of people served within? 79days

Wait times

50%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
Heart Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 110
days
ALL Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 110
days
ALL Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 92
days
ALL Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 91
days
ALL New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 84
days
ALL Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 84
days
Bones and Joints Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 59
days
ALL Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 47
days
ALL Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 45
days
Chest and Abdomen Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 41
days
Brain Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 35
days

90%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
ALL Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 457
days
ALL Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 425
days
Bones and Joints Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 373
days
ALL Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 354
days
Brain Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 346
days
Heart Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 341
days
ALL Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 236
days
Chest and Abdomen Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 214
days
ALL Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 160
days
ALL New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 140
days
ALL Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 119
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.