Service/Procedure Summary

Replacement of the shoulder joint.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
401 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
614 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
244 days
531 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
509 days
412 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
547 days
697 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
59 days
175 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
133 days
389 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
254 days
286 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
144 days
351 days
Halifax
244 days
269 days
Halifax
148 days
605 days
Dartmouth
509 days
412 days
Kentville
554 days
701 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
71 days
126 days
Kentville
112 days
315 days
Halifax
48 days
461 days
Dartmouth
254 days
323 days
Kentville
144 days
571 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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