Do you suspect a coronavirus infection?
Adults can make a coronavirus assessment at omaolo.fi. Based on your symptoms, you will get instructions on what to do. If needed, you can make an appointment to a coronavirus test.
You can make a booking request for a child under 16 years old in the Health stations' chatbot www.hel.fi/terveysasemat (in Finnish). The booking requests are handled everyday 8–18.
Another way to access a coronavirus test is to contact the Coronavirus Helpline (every day 8–18), tel. 09 310 10024.
Health stations are closed on Saturday 31 October. Health stations are open on Friday 8–16.
24 h Telephone Health Service, Tel. 09 310 10023
Information is provided about Helsinki’s health services and treatment instructions 24 hours a day at the cost of a normal phone call.
Emergency services - Medical Helpline tel. 116 117 is open 24/7
When local health stations are closed, patients in need of urgent care are treated by emergency services.
Call the Medical Helpline tel. 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 and Malmi Hospital and Emergency Room, Talvelantie 6 J.
New Children’s Hospital, Stenbäckinkatu 9.
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.
Emergency Dental Care
Emergency dental care is provided on All Saints´ Day 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 during All Saints´ Day. Emergency Social Services tel. 020 696 006 and Crisis emergency support tel. 09 310 44222.
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.
Picture: Kimmo Brandt
The news was updated 29.10. The name of the photographer was corrected.