North West Region

From April – August 2022, the Department will contact patients waiting for an outpatient clinic appointment via SMS, with a link to an electronic form. This forms part of a routine audit to ensure patient details are up to date. If you receive this SMS, please update your details.

Waiting times as of 31 December 2022

Release date: 25 January 2023

Clinic Name Indicative waiting time in days*
Urgent Semi-Urgent Non-Urgent
Jones St Podiatry Clinic 41 541 1017
MCH Cardiac Clinic 30 - -
MCH Gastroenterology Clinic 71 702 1047
MCH Gynaecology Clinic 76 244 683
MCH Liver Clinic 195 - -
MCH Medical Clinic 67 86 117
MCH Orthopaedic Clinic 14 185 299
MCH Paediatric Allergy Clinic 76 264 -
MCH Paediatric Clinic 53 251 767
MCH Respiratory Clinic 185 374 924
MCH Surgical Clinic 39 190 265
MCH Urology Clinic 63 587 1433
MCH Vascular Clinic 194 207 444
NWRH Cardiology Clinic 38 116 310
NWRH Dermatology Clinic 44 246 707
NWRH Dietitian Clinic 69 105 141
NWRH EEG Clinic 46 69 139
NWRH Endocrinology Clinic 20 18 301
NWRH Gynaecology Clinic 17 58 207
NWRH Infectious Diseases Clinic 36 78 -
NWRH Medical Clinic 21 51 107
NWRH Neurology Clinic 86 546 729
NWRH Occ Ther Clinic 31 - 47
NWRH Orthopaedic Clinic 25 124 189
NWRH Paediatric Clinic 48 186 375
NWRH Physiotherapy Clinic 62 157 646
NWRH Respiratory Clinic 45 132 172
NWRH Speech Pathology Clinic 38 62 77
NWRH Steele St Physiotherapy Clinics 40 255 695
NWRH Steele St Podiatry Clinic 27 159 700
NWRH Steele St Speech Pathology Clinic 33 178 244
NWRH Surgical Clinic 26 39 51
QTOWN Physio Clinic 63 185 527
QTOWN Podiatry Clinic 570 56 785

*This table is indicative only - the data shows the 75th per centile of time waiting for patients as of publication date of data.