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Canterbury Hospital

This is a public hospital

Address:
575 Canterbury Road
Campsie, NSW 2194
Phone: 02 9787 0000
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Elective (planned) surgery waiting times

Elective surgery is non-emergency surgery that is planned in advance. It is surgery which, in the opinion of the treating doctor, can be delayed for at least 24 hours. The treating doctor determines how urgently surgery is needed, then assigns the patient to one of three elective surgery urgency categories – urgent, semi-urgent or non-urgent.

"Other surgery" for July 2010–June 2013

This page shows waiting times for elective surgery in which the specialty was not classified as any of the following: cardio-thoracic surgery; ear, nose and throat surgery; general surgery; gynaecology; neurosurgery; ophthalmology; orthopaedic surgery; plastic surgery; urology; or vascular surgery.

Median waiting times

The median waiting time is the number of days within which half of all patients at this hospital received their surgery.

All "other surgery"

Fewer than 10 surgeries

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time (days) Peer group median waiting time (days) Performance in peer group for median waiting time
2012–13 5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
2011–12 <5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
2010–11 <5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
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Percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

All "other surgery"

Fewer than 10 surgeries

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited longer than 365 days Peer group patients who waited longer than 365 days Performance in peer group for patients who waited longer than 365 days
2012–13 5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
2011–12 <5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
2010–11 <5 Fewer than 10 surgeries
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To learn more about waiting times for "other surgery" read About the data.

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