Who Should Not Visit an Assessment Centre
People with no symptoms of an upper respiratory tract infection (cough, sore throat, headache, muscle aches, fatigue, runny nose, and joint aches, and may also include nausea, diarrhea and stomach pains). These people do not need to call Telehealth Ontario, or be assessed for COVID-19, regardless of their travel history.
Who Should Visit an Assessment Centre
- People with mild symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection (cough, sore throat, headache, muscle aches, fatigue, runny nose, and joint aches, and may also include nausea, diarrhea and stomach pains)
- and any of the following:
- Fever of 38°C or higher
- Underlying health condition(s) of concern. Includes: cardiovascular disease, chronic lung disease, cerebrovascular disease (e.g. previous stroke), hypertension, diabetes, cancer, immunosuppression, current smoking
- Age 60 years or older
|Humber River Hospital||Address: 2111 Finch Ave. W. Hours: Monday to Friday; 12 p.m. (noon) to 8 p.m. Telephone: 416-747-6740 For more information, visit the Humber River Hospital website .|
|Michael Garron Hospital||Address: 825 Coxwell Ave. COVID-19 Assessment Centre: outpatient clinic location in D-wing, 1st floor; accessed from Mortimer Avenue. By appointment only. Hours: 7 days/week, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Emergency Department: dedicated zone for assessment Hours: 7 days/week; 24 hours Telephone: 416-469-6858 For more information, visit the Michael Garron Hospital website .|
|Mount Sinai Hospital||Address: 600 University Ave, Ground Floor Hours: Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Opening March 19, 2020 For more information, visit the Sinai Health website .|
|North York General Hospital||Address: Hospital Emergency Department, Ambulance Bay, 4001 Leslie St. Hours: 7 days/week; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, visit the North York General Hospital website .|
|Scarborough Health Network – Birchmount Hospital||Address: 3030 Birchmount Rd. Hours: 7 days/week; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For more information, visit the Scarborough Health Network – Birchmount Hospital COVID-19 Assessment Centre website .|
|Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre||Address: 2075 Bayview Ave. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre – U Ground level Hours: 7 days/week; 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For more information, visit the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre COVID-19 website .|
|UHN Toronto Western Hospital||Address: 347 Bathurst St. Southeast corner of Bathurst and Dundas Hours: 7 days/week; 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, visit the University Health Network website .|
|Unity – St. Joseph’s Health Centre||Address: 30 The Queensway, Sunnyside Building, Main Floor East.|
Entrance off Sunnyside Avenue Hours: 7 days/week; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. (last patient registered at 8:30 p.m.) For more information, visit the Unity – St. Joseph’s Hospital website .
|Unity – St. Michael’s Hospital||Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
Address: 38 Shuter St.|
Enter from the Shuter Street entrance on the east side of the building Hours: 7 days/week; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, visit the Unity – St. Michael’s Hospital website .
|Women’s College Hospital||Address: 76 Grenville St. Use the North East entrance located on Grosvenor Street. Hours: Open seven days a week On March 15, hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. As of March 16, hours will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please note: Children under the age of two cannot be seen at the Women’s College Hospital Assessment Centre For more information, visit the Women’s College Hospital website .|
If You are Unsure
People who are unsure should:
- call their primary care provider, or
- call Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 and speak with a registered nurse who will guide whether you will require further care or potential testing in person, or
- check the online assessment tool
OHIP coverage is not required to be seen at a COVID-19 Assessment Centre. The assessment is provided at no cost to the individual.
Source: City of Toronto