Vancouver hospital emergency wait times listed online

You can check traffic at the bridges and U.S. border easily enough and plan accordingly. Now you can find out what wait times are at five hospital emergency departments in Metro Vancouver, too. 

Called the emergency department wait-times dashboard, it’s a new website developed by an ER doctor at St. Paul’s Hospital that lets patients check average wait times in real time at Vancouver General, Mount St. Joseph and St. Paul’s in Vancouver, Lions Gate in North Vancouver and Richmond hospital. Read full story