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Waiting times for surgery

Elective surgery waiting times: by intended procedure

Elective surgery is planned surgery that can be booked in advance as a result of a specialist clinical assessment resulting in placement on an elective surgery waiting list. This section shows data on waiting times for elective surgery at this hospital. This is the number of days within which half of the patients (50%) were admitted for their elective surgery, from their date of placement on the waiting list. Data are presented by the intended procedure – which is the procedure for which a patient has been placed on the elective surgery waiting list.

In 2016–17 the list of 15 ‘Indicator procedures’ was replaced by a more extensive list of 152 ‘Intended procedures’. From 2016–17, data are presented here for the original 15 procedures and the next 10 most common procedures reported for all hospitals, except Children’s hospitals, combined. For Children’s hospitals the next 10 most common for those hospitals are presented. Data for all intended procedures are available in the Excel download.

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for arthroscopy (keyhole surgery on a joint) at this hospital.

Surgery for arthroscopy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for arthroscopy was 44 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 76 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 102 44 days 76 days
2016–17 88 32 days 76 days

Surgery for arthroscopy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for arthroscopy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 4.8%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 102 0.0% 4.8%
2016–17 88 0.0% 3.6%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for breast lump surgery (removal and/or biopsy) at this hospital.

Surgery for breast lump: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for breast lump surgery was 8 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 15 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 84 8 days 15 days
2016–17 94 7 days 13 days

Surgery for breast lump: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for breast lump surgery at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.1%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 84 0.0% 0.1%
2016–17 94 0.0% 0.1%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for carpal tunnel release at this hospital.

Surgery for carpal tunnel release: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for carpal tunnel release was 30 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 57 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 144 30 days 57 days
2016–17 123 28 days 58 days

Surgery for carpal tunnel release: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for carpal tunnel release at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 1.7%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 144 0.0% 1.7%
2016–17 123 0.0% 1.6%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for cataract extraction at this hospital.

Surgery for cataract extraction: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for cataract extraction was 34 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 80 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 1,743 34 days 80 days
2016–17 1,601 50 days 77 days
2015–16 1,593 84 days 90 days
2014–15 1,722 69 days 84 days
2013–14 1,293 57 days 70 days
2012–13 912 102 days 77 days
2011–12 1,031 56 days 84 days

Surgery for cataract extraction: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for cataract extraction at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.9%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 1,743 0.0% 2.9%
2016–17 1,601 0.0% 1.3%
2015–16 1,593 0.0% 1.2%
2014–15 1,722 0.0% 0.9%
2013–14 1,293 0.0% 2.6%
2012–13 912 0.0% 4.1%
2011–12 1,031 0.0% 7.8%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) at this hospital.

Surgery for cholecystectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for cholecystectomy was 45 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 44 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 172 45 days 44 days
2016–17 144 60 days 39 days
2015–16 156 33 days 39 days
2014–15 174 49 days 41 days
2013–14 207 46 days 47 days
2012–13 185 47 days 49 days
2011–12 229 28 days 53 days

Surgery for cholecystectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for cholecystectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.5%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 172 0.0% 0.5%
2016–17 144 0.7% 0.4%
2015–16 156 0.0% 1.8%
2014–15 174 0.0% 1.2%
2013–14 207 0.0% 1.0%
2012–13 185 0.0% 2.6%
2011–12 229 0.0% 3.4%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for colectomy (removing all or part of the colon) at this hospital.

Surgery for colectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for colectomy was 18 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 16 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 51 18 days 16 days
2016–17 64 21 days 15 days

Surgery for colectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for colectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.4%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 51 0.0% 0.4%
2016–17 64 0.0% 0.1%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for coronary artery bypass surgery (heart bypass) at this hospital.

Surgery for coronary artery bypass: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for coronary artery bypass surgery was 1 day at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 17 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 324 1 day 17 days
2016–17 311 1 day 13 days
2015–16 340 0 days 13 days
2014–15 290 1 day 14 days
2013–14 185 4 days 18 days
2012–13 179 10 days 16 days
2011–12 219 2 days 15 days

Surgery for coronary artery bypass: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for coronary artery bypass surgery at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.0%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 324 0.0% 0.0%
2016–17 311 0.0% 0.0%
2015–16 340 0.0% 0.0%
2014–15 290 0.0% 0.0%
2013–14 185 0.0% 0.1%
2012–13 179 0.0% 0.2%
2011–12 219 0.0% 0.0%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for cystoscopy (inspection of the urinary bladder) at this hospital.

Surgery for cystoscopy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for cystoscopy was 22 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 26 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 1,345 22 days 26 days
2016–17 974 23 days 26 days
2015–16 1,190 23 days 26 days
2014–15 1,088 21 days 24 days
2013–14 1,120 24 days 24 days
2012–13 1,011 28 days 24 days
2011–12 928 28 days 24 days

Surgery for cystoscopy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for cystoscopy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.6%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 1,345 0.0% 0.6%
2016–17 974 0.0% 0.8%
2015–16 1,190 0.0% 0.8%
2014–15 1,088 0.0% 0.8%
2013–14 1,120 0.0% 1.0%
2012–13 1,011 0.0% 1.5%
2011–12 928 0.0% 1.1%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for haemorrhoidectomy (haemorrhoid removal) at this hospital.

Surgery for haemorrhoidectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for haemorrhoidectomy was 64 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 70 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 71 64 days 70 days
2016–17 68 51 days 70 days
2015–16 61 51 days 68 days
2014–15 43 56 days 65 days
2013–14 70 50 days 83 days
2012–13 144 82 days 84 days
2011–12 123 49 days 88 days

Surgery for haemorrhoidectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for haemorrhoidectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.0%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 71 0.0% 2.0%
2016–17 68 0.0% 2.3%
2015–16 61 0.0% 5.6%
2014–15 43 NP 2.4%
2013–14 70 0.0% 6.4%
2012–13 144 0.0% 8.3%
2011–12 123 0.0% 5.1%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for herniorrhaphy (hernia repair) at this hospital.

Surgery for herniorrhaphy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for herniorrhaphy was 42 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 71 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 152 42 days 71 days
2016–17 118 41 days 65 days

Surgery for herniorrhaphy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for herniorrhaphy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 3.0%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 152 0.0% 3.0%
2016–17 118 0.0% 1.7%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for hysterectomy at this hospital.

Surgery for hysterectomy: median waiting times

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2012–13 <5 NP 43 days
2011–12 <5 NP 42 days

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Surgery for hysterectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2012–13 <5 NP 3.4%
2011–12 <5 NP 2.8%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for inguinal herniorrhaphy (repairing groin hernia) at this hospital.

Surgery for inguinal herniorrhaphy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for inguinal herniorrhaphy was 30 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 61 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 163 30 days 61 days
2016–17 165 28 days 55 days
2015–16 189 40 days 56 days
2014–15 201 34 days 56 days
2013–14 216 50 days 64 days
2012–13 179 58 days 71 days
2011–12 180 49 days 69 days

Surgery for inguinal herniorrhaphy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for inguinal herniorrhaphy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.6%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 163 0.0% 2.6%
2016–17 165 0.0% 2.1%
2015–16 189 0.0% 5.2%
2014–15 201 0.0% 3.1%
2013–14 216 0.0% 4.3%
2012–13 179 0.0% 6.7%
2011–12 180 0.0% 5.3%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for laparoscopy (inspection of the abdomen or pelvis) at this hospital.

Surgery for laparoscopy: median waiting times

In 2017–18 reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 8 NP 39 days
2016–17 13 10 days 32 days

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Surgery for laparoscopy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 8 NP 1.5%
2016–17 13 NP 1.7%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for myringoplasty (repairing ear perforation) at this hospital.

Surgery for myringoplasty: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for myringoplasty was 45 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 268 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 20 45 days 268 days
2016–17 17 42 days 232 days
2015–16 17 48 days 243 days
2014–15 17 63 days 207 days
2013–14 23 218 days 232 days
2012–13 26 263 days 222 days
2011–12 18 106 days 157 days

Surgery for myringoplasty: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 20 NP 17.1%
2016–17 17 NP 16.4%
2015–16 17 NP 16.9%
2014–15 17 NP 14.5%
2013–14 23 NP 19.8%
2012–13 26 NP 19.8%
2011–12 18 NP 15.7%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for myringotomy (eardrum incision) at this hospital.

Surgery for myringotomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for myringotomy was 37 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 72 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 16 37 days 72 days
2016–17 9 NP 70 days
2015–16 7 NP 78 days
2014–15 15 70 days 69 days
2013–14 10 50 days 68 days
2012–13 13 71 days 66 days
2011–12 <5 NP 55 days

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Surgery for myringotomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 16 NP 2.3%
2016–17 9 NP 2.0%
2015–16 7 NP 2.0%
2014–15 15 NP 2.2%
2013–14 10 NP 1.9%
2012–13 13 NP 2.7%
2011–12 <5 NP 1.5%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for ovarian cystectomy (ovary removal) at this hospital.

Surgery for ovary removal: median waiting times

In 2017–18 reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 <5 NP 49 days

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Surgery for ovary removal: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18 reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 <5 NP 0.8%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for prostatectomy (removing all or part of the prostate gland) at this hospital.

Surgery for prostatectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for prostatectomy was 52 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 54 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 120 52 days 54 days
2016–17 104 60 days 47 days
2015–16 126 52 days 43 days
2014–15 163 47 days 44 days
2013–14 131 49 days 49 days
2012–13 112 27 days 42 days
2011–12 121 42 days 45 days

Surgery for prostatectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for prostatectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 1.2%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 120 0.0% 1.2%
2016–17 104 0.0% 1.2%
2015–16 126 0.0% 1.2%
2014–15 163 0.0% 1.2%
2013–14 131 0.0% 2.1%
2012–13 112 0.0% 2.3%
2011–12 121 0.0% 2.3%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for septoplasty (straightening of the nasal septum) at this hospital.

Surgery for septoplasty: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for septoplasty was 87 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 300 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 86 87 days 300 days
2016–17 44 45 days 254 days
2015–16 65 181 days 253 days
2014–15 75 119 days 265 days
2013–14 61 270 days 261 days
2012–13 34 108 days 224 days
2011–12 67 326 days 229 days

Surgery for septoplasty: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for septoplasty at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 16.3%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 86 0.0% 16.3%
2016–17 44 NP 11.6%
2015–16 65 0.0% 11.5%
2014–15 75 0.0% 13.7%
2013–14 61 1.6% 14.4%
2012–13 34 NP 18.4%
2011–12 67 23.9% 13.9%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for removal of skin lesion at this hospital.

Surgery for removal of skin lesion: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for removal of skin lesion was 14 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 26 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 547 14 days 26 days
2016–17 549 14 days 25 days

Surgery for removal of skin lesion: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for removal of skin lesion at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 0.5%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 547 0.0% 0.5%
2016–17 549 0.0% 0.5%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for thyroidectomy (removing thyroid gland) at this hospital.

Surgery for thyroidectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for thyroidectomy was 33 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 56 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 153 33 days 56 days
2016–17 130 32 days 54 days

Surgery for thyroidectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for thyroidectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 1.9%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 153 0.0% 1.9%
2016–17 130 0.0% 1.7%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for tonsillectomy (removing the tonsils) at this hospital.

Surgery for tonsillectomy: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for tonsillectomy was 49 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 131 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 75 49 days 131 days
2016–17 37 66 days 99 days
2015–16 74 142 days 128 days
2014–15 66 64 days 126 days
2013–14 57 75 days 118 days
2012–13 59 75 days 119 days
2011–12 48 200 days 113 days

Surgery for tonsillectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for tonsillectomy at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 9.1%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2017–18 75 0.0% 9.1%
2016–17 37 NP 5.7%
2015–16 74 0.0% 5.6%
2014–15 66 0.0% 4.2%
2013–14 57 0.0% 6.1%
2012–13 59 1.7% 10.9%
2011–12 48 NP 11.9%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for total hip replacement at this hospital.

Surgery for total hip replacement: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for total hip replacement was 181 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 99 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 119 181 days 99 days
2016–17 67 86 days 90 days
2015–16 125 82 days 96 days
2014–15 137 77 days 96 days
2013–14 114 82 days 95 days
2012–13 112 70 days 98 days
2011–12 111 81 days 93 days

Surgery for total hip replacement: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for total hip replacement at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 8.9%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 119 0.0% 8.9%
2016–17 67 0.0% 3.1%
2015–16 125 0.0% 4.1%
2014–15 137 0.0% 3.4%
2013–14 114 0.0% 8.5%
2012–13 112 0.0% 7.6%
2011–12 111 0.9% 6.3%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for total knee replacement at this hospital.

Surgery for total knee replacement: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for total knee replacement was 231 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 176 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 125 231 days 176 days
2016–17 63 101 days 184 days
2015–16 97 105 days 162 days
2014–15 94 88 days 164 days
2013–14 123 93 days 190 days
2012–13 117 83 days 191 days
2011–12 143 95 days 150 days

Surgery for total knee replacement: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for total knee replacement at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 13.0%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 125 0.0% 13.0%
2016–17 63 0.0% 6.2%
2015–16 97 0.0% 7.9%
2014–15 94 1.1% 6.0%
2013–14 123 0.8% 12.9%
2012–13 117 0.9% 14.8%
2011–12 143 0.7% 11.0%

This section shows the median waiting time, and the percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days, for varicose veins treatment at this hospital.

Surgery for varicose veins treatment: median waiting times

In 2017–18, the median waiting time for varicose veins treatment was 234 days at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 157 days.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group median
2017–18 194 234 days 157 days
2016–17 105 55 days 99 days
2015–16 151 146 days 96 days
2014–15 147 70 days 89 days
2013–14 182 134 days 88 days
2012–13 124 260 days 82 days
2011–12 104 232 days 80 days

Surgery for varicose veins treatment: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2017–18, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for varicose veins treatment at this hospital, compared to its national peer group performance of 8.6%.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2017–18 194 0.0% 8.6%
2016–17 105 0.0% 5.5%
2015–16 151 0.0% 4.7%
2014–15 147 0.0% 4.9%
2013–14 182 0.0% 6.6%
2012–13 124 0.8% 5.1%
2011–12 104 0.0% 4.9%