Wait times for MRI scans

Ms Austin made this Official Information request to Capital and Coast District Health Board

The request was successful.

From: Ms Austin

Dear Capital and Coast District Health Board,

I would like to request the longest, shortest, median and average wait times for outpatient-referred patients to receive an MRI scan over the last 6 months, and 1 year.

Please let me know if anything requires clarification.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Austin

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From: Robyn Fitzgerald [CCDHB]
Capital and Coast District Health Board

Dear Ms Austin

Thank you for your request for official information, received by Capital & Coast District Health Board on 18 September 2019.

Your request has been received and logged. As required under the Official Information Act 1982, we will respond to your request within 20 working days. You should receive a response on or before 16 October 2019.

If a large amount of information has been requested or if the district health board needs to consult in order to make a decision, we may need to extend this date (this is provided for in section 15A of the Act). We will advise you if such an extension is necessary.

Capital & Coast District Health Board provides the first five hours of staff time to prepare a response free-of-charge. If your OIA is expected to take longer, we will inform you of the charges, and give you the opportunity to change or refine the request to reduce or remove the need to charge.

Our reference number for your request is: OIA 2019-188.

Kind regards

Robyn Fitzgerald

Robyn Fitzgerald | Board Administrator | Capital and Coast District Health Board |  Private Bag 7902 |  Wellington South    
DDI: 04 806 2274  |   [email address]

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From: Diana Lauvi [CCDHB]
Capital and Coast District Health Board

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Dear Ms Austin


Please see attached Official Information Act Request regarding information
relating to MRI scan wait times.


Kind Regards,

Diana Lauvi

Team Support Administrator, Regional & Ambulatory Services | Medicine,
Cancer & Community Directorate| Capital & Coast District Health Board |

T: 04 806 0627 | Ext: 80627 | E: [email address] |




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