Ultrasound - Nova Scotia Health Authority

Service/Procedure Summary

An Ultrasound refers to a type of photo taken of organs or different parts of the body using high-frequency sound waves. Also known as sonograms, this procedure can make cross-sectional pictures of the underlying body structure by measuring the intensity of reflected (like an echo) sound waves.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
215 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
48 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
94 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
99 days
Digby
Digby General Hospital
105 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
135 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
148 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
182 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
189 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
194 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
195 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
210 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
214 days
Middleton
Soldiers Memorial Hospital
220 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
268 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
282 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
303 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
314 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
339 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
20 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
20 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
23 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
25 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
27 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
29 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
34 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
36 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
40 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
49 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
53 days
Middleton
Soldiers Memorial Hospital
57 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
62 days
Digby
Digby General Hospital
66 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
76 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
85 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
99 days

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