Update to phone lines at our Birchmount and General Hospitals: If calling through Birchmount main line (416-495-2400), add “7” when dialing an extension. If calling through General main line (416-438-2911), add “8” when dialing an extension.

Early Pregnancy Assessment Clinic

We're transforming women and children's care

The Early Pregnancy Assessment Clinic (EPAC) at SHN provides prompt assessment of pregnant individuals who are less than 20 weeks and are experiencing complications of pregnancy. Patients will be seen by a registered nurse and obstetrician.

Services provided

The clinic provides access to ultrasound, blood testing and surgical interventions as needed and indicated. Referrals to SHN’s genetic clinic, homecare and other services can be facilitated through the clinic if necessary.

How to Access Care

Clinic Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Clinic Location

SHN General hospital, 3050 Lawrence Avenue East
2nd floor, Family Maternity Centre (FMC)

  • Register before your appointment at a Registration Kiosk on the ground floor
  • Your health card is required at each visit
  • Take the East Tower (Green) Elevators to the 2nd floor
  • Check-in for your visit at the FMC front desk


Phone: 416-495-2620
Fax: 416-495-2848

Ocean e-Referral

We are now accepting Ocean eReferrals! For additional information, please email your Ontario Health East Deployment Team at contact@ereferralontarioeast.ca

SHN, the Scarborough Ontario Health Team (SOHT), and Scarborough Family Physicians Network (SFPN) are working together to support healthcare providers in our community who may be interested in onboarding onto Ocean. Get started by completing the Ontario Health East online form.