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Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit
University Maternity Hospital Limerick

Ennis Road , Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566

Phone: 061 483144

Internal Directions:
Delivered from the Medical Assessment Unit. Enter the front door of the hospital and receptionist will let you through the double doors

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday Service 13:30 - 17:00

About Midwifery

Midwifery encompasses care of women during pregnancy, labour, and the postpartum period, as well as care of the newborn.

About Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit

The Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU) is a specialised clinic dedicated to providing care to women in early pregnancy. Indications for referral to the EPAU include: vaginal bleeding and/or pain. history of previous ectopic pregnancy and/or other risk factors for ectopic pregnancy.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: Expectant Mums

How to access this service: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, llist of current medications.

Special instructions for patients during COVID19

We may ask you to:

  • attend a virtual clinic
  • wear a face mask/other PPE
  • complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
  • to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time


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