Wait times - Outpatient Programs

This report provides the average wait time in weeks for outpatient programs at Bruyère. 

Wait Definition: Average weeks patients wait from date of referral to date of first appointment with a physician or an allied member of the program. 

 N.B. : All referrals are triaged and urgent cases are being seen within 1 to 2 weeks regardless of wait time. 

  • Bruyère Memory Program - Urgent referrals:  We are putting all efforts into addressing urgent referrals as soon as possible.  This time remains variable and can go over the expected 2 weeks wait.  
    Non urgent cases:   8 months for nursing appointment and 9 months for physician appointment
  • Dermatology Clinics: Regular general dermatology:  12 months
    Urgent general dermatology:  2-4 months
    Photoderm:  12 weeks
    Photoderm (vitiligo):   4-6 months
  • The John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital: 17 weeks
  • Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team: 6 weeks
Last Updated: July 8, 2024