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About 4 out of 5 Canadians have their procedure done within medically acceptable wait times

Amount of time that clinical evidence shows is appropriate to wait for a procedure.
Procedure Benchmark Percentage within wait time benchmark


Data reported for April 1 to September 30, 2014.

Hip Replacement 182 days 83%
Knee Replacement 182 days 79%
Hip Fracture Repair 48 hours 84%
Cataract 112 days 80%
Radiation Therapy 28 days 98%