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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » Connecticut

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Connecticut Waiting Times

For each hospital in Connecticut, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or they are admitted to the hospital. For each measure, lower numbers are better. Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world. Find out more »

  • Hospital

  • Waiting Time

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor
  • Time Until Sent Home

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home
  • Broken Bone

    Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds
  • Transfer Time

    Among patients admitted, additional time spent waiting before being taken to their room
National Avg.
Waiting Time
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
138 min
Broken Bone
60 min
Transfer Time
97 min
Connecticut Avg.
Waiting Time
29 min
Time Until Sent Home
130 min
Broken Bone
56 min
Transfer Time
143 min
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
209
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
222
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
129
Waiting Time
71
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
205
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
88
Time Until Sent Home
253
Broken Bone
90
Transfer Time
198
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
91
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
127
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
160
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
80
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
111
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
186
Waiting Time
74
Time Until Sent Home
194
Broken Bone
90
Transfer Time
186
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
108
Waiting Time
68
Time Until Sent Home
174
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
210
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
79
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
180
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
171
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
211
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
126
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
132
Broken Bone
84
Transfer Time
128
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
124
Waiting Time
64
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
168
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
162
Waiting Time
53
Time Until Sent Home
143
Broken Bone
92
Transfer Time
140
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
143
Waiting Time
48
Time Until Sent Home
195
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
97
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
121
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
104

Notes: "Average time" refers to the median waiting time (the midpoint of all patients' waiting times). References to "doctor" indicate a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. CMS reports the CT scan quality measure as the percentage of patients who received a scan within 45 minutes. We have reversed that measure so that all measures follow a "lower is better" pattern.


Sources
Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The last data update was December 12, 2013. All data was collected between April 2012 and April 2013, except for the "Left Without Being Seen" measure, which was collected between January and July 2012.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati