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Research Report:

The Taming of the Queue II: Wait Times Measurement, Monitoring and Management - Colloquium Report

by Tom McIntosh

The Taming of the Queue II, a report on the colloquium by the Director of CPRN's Health Network, Tom McIntosh, provides a province-by-province overview of recent developments in wait-time management, as well as summaries of conference presentations by experts from Canada and abroad.

Release Date: 15 Jul 2005
Number of pages: 31
Document number: 37922

Related Publications:

Commentary: No Big Bang, But Wait Times Are Improving
Commentary: Wait Times without Rhetoric: Lessons from the Taming of the Queue
E-network: Taming of the Queue II: Managing Health Care Waiting Lists
Presentation: Access, Quality & Satisfaction: The Veterans Health Administration Experience Imlementing Advanced Clinic Access
Presentation: Achieving Timely Access: Improving Wait Times for Surgery in British Columbia
Presentation: Challenges in Developing National Benchmarks for Waiting Times
Presentation: Driven by Data, Consensus & Concern
Presentation: Elective Services in New Zealand
Presentation: Excessive Wait Times in a Urban Emergency Department
Presentation: Improving Access to Health Care: New Brunswick's Approach
Presentation: Managing Demand and Throughput in Emergency: Capital Health Link and Emergency Inpatient Holding Units
Presentation: Managing Surgical Care Access
Presentation: Maximum Acceptable Waiting Times: A Critical Input to National Benchmarks
Presentation: Nova Scotia Wait Time Monitoring Project: Measuring and Monitoring
Presentation: Nova Scotia's Approach to Managing Joint Replacement
Presentation: Ontario's Access to Services and Wait Time Strategy
Presentation: Operations Research: Decision Support Tools to Reduce Wait Times
Presentation: Putting Patients First - Taming of the Queue 2
Presentation: Reducing the Wait for Wait Times Data
Presentation: Reducing Wait Times For Cancer Management: The State of the Art
Presentation: Reporting Role of the WGWTA
Presentation: Setting Priorities for Wait-list/time Research in Canada
Presentation: Taming of the Queue 2 : Manitoba's Initiatives
Presentation: Taming the Queue
Presentation: The Art of the Possible: Reducing Wait Times in Priority Areas: Diagnostic Imaging
Presentation: The Story of Evolution: Health Care Bottlenecks
Presentation: The Wait Time Alliance
Presentation: Utilisation du logiciel SGAS pour la gestion des files d'attente en radio oncologie au QUÉBEC
Presentation: Wait Time Initiatives in Newfoundland and Labrador
Presentation: Wait Times: Managing the Bottlenecks
Presentation: Waiting Time for Sight Restoration