Service/Procedure Summary

Replacement of the shoulder joint.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
382 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
605 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
509 days
410 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
218 days
520 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
559 days
673 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
238 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
66 days
167 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
255 days
232 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
134 days
362 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
133 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
238 days
269 days
Kentville
---
362 days
Dartmouth
509 days
410 days
Halifax
188 days
605 days
Kentville
559 days
714 days
Sydney
238 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
72 days
127 days
Dartmouth
255 days
231 days
Kentville
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315 days
Halifax
61 days
431 days
Kentville
141 days
479 days
Sydney
136 days
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