Patients & Visitors

Outpatients

Waiting Times

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)


Admitted

(Total Pathway)


Indicative

Indicative

100 - General Surgery

16.0

31.5

101 - Urology

12.0

25.9

Trauma & Orthopaedics Major Joints

Hips 8;
Knees: 7

25.7;
30.5

110 - Trauma & Orthopaedics

Foot & Ankle 10 ; Shoulders 6;
Paeds 23; Hands 13;
Spine 14

17.76

120 - ENT

Adults 26; Paeds 26

35.6

Ophthalmology surgical pathway

Cataracts 10;
Lids 6

13.6;
24.1

130 - Ophthalmology

General 6; Corneal 11;
Glaucoma 14;
Medical Retina 14;
Paeds 14

24.05

140 - Oral Surgery

22.0

28.3

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

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Medicine

Wait in Weeks

Outpatients
(GP Referred)

Admitted

Average
(Mean)

Average

301 - Gastroenterology

32

-

302 - Endocrinology

8

-

307 - Diabetic Medicine

8

-

320 - Cardiology

19

30.2

330 - Dermatology

45

-

340 - Respiratory Medicine

18

9.6

400 - Neurology

General 18; Headache 18

-

430 - Geriatric Medicine

13

-

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

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Women and Children

Wait in Weeks

Outpatients
(GP Referred)

Admitted

Average
(Mean)

Average

103 - Breast Surgery

-

39.1

502 - Gynaecology

9

22.0

420 - Paediatrics

General 18; Allergy 14;
Cardiology 16

15.21

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

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