24/7 Telephone Health Service, tel. 09 310 10023
Information is provided about Helsinki’s health services and treatment instructions 24/7 at the cost of a normal phone call.
In life-threatening emergencies – call 112
In the event of a severe and life-threatening illness or accident situation at any time of the day, call 112 for help.
Health stations are closed on Midsummer (21 - 23 June) and open on Thursday the 20th of June at 8-16 (Kalasatama and Vuosaari are open at 7-16).
Emergency services - tel. 116 117
When local health stations are closed, patients in need of urgent care are treated by emergency services.
Call 116 117 before you go to the emergency clinic. The service is open 24/7 and free of charge.
Adults (over 16 years of age)
Haartman Hospital and Emergency Room, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12.
Malmi Hospital and Emergency Room, Talvelantie 6 J.
When local health stations are closed, residents of Helsinki with serious illnesses and in urgent need for care can also go to the Jorvi Hospital emergency room in Espoo, Turuntie 150 or to the Peijas Hospital emergency room in Vantaa, Sairaalakatu 1, Vantaa.
New Children’s Hospital, Stenbäckinkatu 11.
Emergency Dental Care
Emergency dental care is provided on Midsummer (21 - 23 June) 9 - 21 at Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12. Appointments can be booked 8 - 21 at 09 471 71110. Night emergency duty is at Tölö hospital emergency department, Töölönkatu 40, tel. 040 621 5699.
Please always call before seeking treatment for Emergency Dental Care.
Emergency Social Services and Crisis emergency support 24/7
Emergency Social Services and Crisis emergency support serve 24/7 also on Midsummer. Emergency Social Services tel. 020 696 006 and Crisis emergency support tel. 09 310 44222.