Service/Procedure Summary

The insertion of a pacemaker, a small device that is inserted at the heart to control faulty rhythms.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
25 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
49 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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39 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
---
49 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
21 days
43 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
---
22 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
---
15 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
10 days
22 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
38 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
41 days
Halifax
---
67 days
Halifax
---
42 days
Halifax
---
23 days
Bridgewater
---
49 days
North Sydney
---
34 days
New Glasgow
---
39 days
Bridgewater
25 days
30 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
26 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
12 days
Halifax
---
21 days
Halifax
---
18 days
Halifax
---
15 days
Bridgewater
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34 days
North Sydney
---
24 days
New Glasgow
---
22 days
Bridgewater
9 days
15 days

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