High Medical/Obstetric Risk Antenatal Clinic


North South North West Statewide

Pre-referral work-up


This clinic sees pregnant women with medical  and obstetric conditions which mean they are at higher risk of complications: as per page 3 and 4 in the Antenatal Shared Care Information Kit

This is a multidisciplinary clinic and is accessed by referral to the Antenatal Clinic with the medical and obstetric risks highlighted  and ensuring the referral complies to  referral standards.


  • Copies of relevant investigations

Interim/GP management

To refer a patient with this condition, please see the Obstetrics clinic page for the full referral process and templates.

If considered not appropriate for this clinic the patient may be transferred to another more appropriate clinic.

For more information please see the Tasmanian Health Pathways website.

Red flags are clinical indicators of possible serious underlying conditions requiring further medical intervention. They may or may not indicate an emergency.


Proceed to Emergency Department (ED). Please contact ED Medical Officer in Charge:
– Phone: (03) 6777 6405  Fax: (03) 6777 5201
NWRH ED – Phone: (03) 6493 6340  Fax: (03) 6464 1926
– Phone: (03) 6166 6100  Fax: (03) 6173 0489


Urgent referrals should be accompanied by a phone call to the Consultant/Registrar to organise urgent review and the referral must be faxed.

We will endeavour to see these patients within four weeks, or sooner if clinically indicated.


We will endeavour to see these patients within 12 weeks


Next available appointment