trends In the E.R., 2012-2013
From admission to discharge, Canadians spent on average 7 hours in the emergency room. Data collected by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) suggests that wait time depends on the type of hospital - Canadians waited far longer in large community hospitals than in small community hospitals, 9 and 4 hours, respectively. Quite a difference.
For more, read Emergency Room Trends