Benchmarks for treatment and wait time in
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CT Scan

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Benchmark

No benchmark established

Timeframe

April 1 to September 30

Definition, Population, Exceptions

Population

Age 18 and older* Includes diagnostic scans (inpatient and/or outpatient)*Includes all priority levels*Excludes routine follow-up scans*Excludes mammography screening and prenatal screening

Definition

The number of days a patient waited, from the date the order/requisition was received to the date the patient received the CT scan

Exceptions

Excludes inpatients. Includes some routine follow-up scans. Includes approximately 93% of CT scans done in Manitoba (excludes 2 rural sites). Prior to 2016, the results included Winnipeg only.

Trend over Time

20122013201420152016

Number of patients included in wait time calculation

(April 1 – Sept 30)

26202

33268

35046

22292

37494

50/90th Percentile

16
41
18
47
16
40
18
28
19
46