Patients & Visitors

RUH Wait Times for First Outpatient Appointment and Admitted Treatment from Point of Referral

  • Outpatient waits indicate the waiting time for a routine referral received at the end of the reported month
  • Average treatment waits are for all patients treated in month including 2 week waits and urgent cases

Surgery

Wait in Weeks

Outpatients
(GP Referred)

Treated
(Admitted)

Average
(Mean)

Average
(Mean)

100 - General Surgery

General 6; Pelvic 14

24.3

101 - Urology

General 22; Paeds 27

15

110 - Trauma & Orthopaedics

Hips 6; Foot & Ankle 2; Hands 9; Knees 7; Shoulders 8; Paeds 20; Spine 7; ACL 10

19.1

120 - ENT

General 22; Paeds 18

21.7

130 - Ophthalmology

General 36; Lids 16; Glaucoma 28; Cataract 21; Med Ret 18

13.8

140 - Oral Surgery

20.0

40.3

** Figures in grey indicate small numbers - less than 20 patients

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Medicine

Wait in Weeks

Outpatients
(GP Referred)

Treated
(Admitted)

Average
(Mean)

Average
(Mean)

301 - Gastroenterology

15

-

302 - Endocrinology

15

-

307 - Diabetic Medicine

13

-

320 - Cardiology

23

13.3

330 - Dermatology

18

-

340 - Respiratory Medicine

13

-

400 - Neurology

18

-

410 - Rheumatology

13

-

430 - Geriatric Medicine

11

-

** Figures in grey indicate small numbers - less than 20 patients

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Women and Children

Wait in Weeks

Outpatients
(GP Referred)

Treated
(Admitted)

Average
(Mean)

Average
(Mean)

103 - Breast Surgery

2

12.4

502 - Gynaecology

12

17.1

420 - Paediatrics

General 10; Cardiology 9;
Allergy 14

-

** Figures in grey indicate small numbers - less than 20 patients

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