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ER Wait Watcher

This app displays only average wait times. For a current wait time, call the hospital. If you are having a heart attack or life-threatening emergency, call 911.
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Wisconsin Waiting Times

For each hospital in Wisconsin, 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
Wisconsin Avg.
Waiting Time
18 min
Time Until Sent Home
120 min
Broken Bone
43 min
Transfer Time
65 min
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
31
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
117
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
46
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
18
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
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
95
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
112
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
170
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
8
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
108
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
29
Transfer Time
81
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
58
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
15
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
84
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
7
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
100
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
63
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
61
Waiting Time
0
Time Until Sent Home
86
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
92
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
122
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
46
Waiting Time
3
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
86
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
44
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
57
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
29
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
87
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
121
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
81
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
115
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
132
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
65
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
110
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
86
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
27
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
42
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
59
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
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
125
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
82
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
99
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
59
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
61
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
38
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
41
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
48
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
118
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
83
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
35
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
76
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
194
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
74
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
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
123
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
17
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
76
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
22
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
110
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
93
Broken Bone
23
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
188
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
48
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
143
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
96
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
137
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
99
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A

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