Benchmarks for treatment and wait time in
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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

*Note that historical data only included Saskatoon and Regina and 2015 data includes all health regions. 2015 data comes from the provincial Radiology Information System which is a different source than earlier data.

Trend over Time

20082009201020112012201320142015

Number of patients treated

(April 1 – Sept 30)

No data available

9422

12148

39400

50/90th Percentile

No data available
No data available
22
70
10
39
Not able to submit data due to a change to new registry system
13
51
No data available
20
50