Warrington and Halton Hospitals

Performance



You can find the latest information on waiting times in the section below. You can find other core quality and safety information about the trust in the transparency section of our main website here - transparency section


Waiting times

Maximum waiting times for initial outpatient appointment are shown in the table below. Urgent referrals are seen as a priority and are seen sooner. Every referral for any appointment to give a diagnosis for anything that could be a suspected cancer is seen within an absolute maximum of two weeks from referral.

Specialty

Maximum waiting time

Breast Surgery
2 weeks
Cardiology
6 weeks
Cardiothoracic Surgery
6 weeks
Chemical Pathology
8 weeks
Clinical Haematology
8 weeks
Colorectal Surgery
6 weeks
Diabetic Medicine
8 weeks
Ear Nose and Throat
6 weeks
Endocrinology
8 weeks
Gastroenterology
6 weeks
General Medicine
8 weeks
General Surgery
6 weeks
Geriatric Medicine
8 weeks
Gynaecology
6 weeks
Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Surgery
6 weeks
Hepatology
6 weeks
Maxillo-Facial Surgery
6 weeks
Ophthalmology
4 weeks
Oral Surgery
6 weeks
Orthodontics
6 weeks
Paediatric Surgery
6 weeks
Paediatrics
6-10 weeks (depending on condition)
Pain Management
10 weeks
Respiratory Medicine
9 weeks
Respiratory Physiology
6 weeks
Rheumatology
10 weeks
Trauma and Orthopaedics
6 weeks
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
6 weeks
Urology
6 weeks
Vascular Surgery
6 weeks