Service/Procedure Summary

Surgical removal of an abscess on the buttocks.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
171 days
67 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
30 days
215 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
134 days
308 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
340 days
188 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
89 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
10 days
71 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
64 days
31 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
55 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
176 days
102 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
37 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
30 days
215 days
Halifax
134 days
113 days
Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
84 days
51 days
Antigonish
13 days
136 days
Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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