Term: Median Wait Time for Admission to Personal Care Home (PCH)

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Last Updated: 2013-10-30


This indicator measures the amount of time it took (in weeks) for 50% of personal care home (PCH) residents to be admitted after being assessed as requiring PCH placement, for PCH residents 75 years and older admitted. The median wait time is the amount of time for which half of all residents waited.

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