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

6

12.7

101 - Urology

12

13.4

110 - Trauma & Orthopaedics

Spines 21; Paeds 14; Hands 12; Foot/Ankle 4; Knees 6; Hips 4; Shoulders 10;

17

120 - ENT

17

21.7

130 - Ophthalmology

Glaucoma 25; Cataracts 16; General 34; Medical Retina 10; Lids 8;

16.3

140 - Oral Surgery

22

32.1

** 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

9

-

302 - Endocrinology

15

-

307 - Diabetic Medicine

12

-

320 - Cardiology

24

18

330 - Dermatology

3

-

340 - Respiratory Medicine

11

-

400 - Neurology

19

-

410 - Rheumatology

12

-

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)

502 - Gynaecology

4

9

420 - Paediatrics

General 13;Cardio 10; Allergy 6

-

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

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