Information about Medical Abortion

Service updates for appointments at WCH

  • If you have an upcoming in person appointment at Women’s College Hospital and you have a fever, cough, or new onset of shortness of breath, tested positive for COVID-19, or been instructed to self-isolate by Public Health please do not come to the hospital, call the clinic directly for more information. If you have travelled outside of Canada in the past 14 days and are fully vaccinated and have not been advised to isolate, you are welcome to come to the hospital for your scheduled appointment.
  • The hospital is open only to patients with appointments, please see our care partner & visitor restrictions information.
  • Your appointment may be changed to a virtual visit using the telephone or over video. Learn how to set-up a video visit.
  • You will receive a call from us with any changes to your appointment.
  • Masks are required to be worn at all times on WCH property. This includes, but is not limited to, parking areas, elevators and while waiting to be screened.

Women’s College Hospital’s Bay Centre for Birth Control (BCBC) is offering no-touch virtual medical abortion services to assist those patients who may not want to visit the hospital due to the COVID-19 pandemic, or who face geographical or other barriers to visiting us on site.

Note that virtual care may involve several phone and video visits with our clinical team. If you are eligible for no-touch virtual abortion, you will be provided with the medication at the end of those visits. (Specific devices and applications are required to conduct video visits. To learn more, please visit our video visit instructions page.)

Below, please find materials relevant to your care at the Bay Centre. It is important that you review these materials before your first appointment with our clinical team.

Information About Medical Abortion

Client Information About Evidence Based Telemedicine Medication Abortion (.pdf)

Intake Form

BCBC No/Low Touch Medical Abortion Intake Form (.pdf)

Consent Forms

Informed Consent for Telemedicine Medication Abortion with Mifepristone and Misoprostol (.pdf)

Informed Consent to Decline Rh Testing and Rh Immunoglobin Administration (.pdf)

Instructions & Medication Diary

Follow-up Information and Instructions for Medical Abortion (.pdf)

BCBC Medication/Symptom Diary for Medical Abortion (.docx)


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