Service/Procedure Summary

Surgical removal of an abscess on the buttocks.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
171 days
41 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
21 days
412 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
306 days
181 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
390 days
112 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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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
73 days
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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
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
39 days
29 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
137 days
64 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
135 days
77 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
223 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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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
26 days
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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%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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Sydney
145 days
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
141 days
92 days
Dartmouth
390 days
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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412 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
186 days
181 days
Dartmouth
287 days
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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Sydney
110 days
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
103 days
62 days
Dartmouth
293 days
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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227 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
141 days
64 days
Dartmouth
141 days
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