Women walking towards the shore.

Social and Health Care Services in Helsinki at Midsummer 2020

Do you suspect a coronavirus infection?

If possible, 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 (on the Finnish and Swedish pages).

Another way to access a coronavirus test is to contact the Coronavirus Helpline, tel.  09 310 10024. The Coronavirus Helpline is open on Thur 18 June 7:00-16:00 and closed at Midsummer (19–21 June).  

At other times, call the Medical Helpline, tel. 116 117.

Laakso and Malmi corona health stations are open on Thur 18 June (Laakso 8:00–18:00, Malmi 8:00–16:00) and closed at Midsummer (19–21 June).

The testing point in Stoa is open at Midsummer 19–21 June 11:00–18:00.

Health Stations

Health stations are open on Thur 18 June 8:00–16:00. Health stations are closed at Midsummer (19–21 June). 

Emergency Services - tel. 116 117

When local health stations are closed, patients in need of urgent care are treated by the
emergency services.

Call 116 117 before you go to the emergency clinic. The telephone 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 of 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 at Midsummer (19–21 June) 9:00–21:00 at Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12. Appointments can be booked 8:00–21:00 at 09 310 09 471 71110. Night emergency duty is at the Töölö Hospital emergency department, Töölönkatu 40, tel. 040 621 5699.

Please 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 at Midsummer. Emergency Social Services tel. 020 696 006 and Crisis emergency support tel. 09 310 44222.

24 h Telephone Health Service, tel. 09 310 10023

Information about Helsinki’s health care services and treatment instructions 24 hours a day at the cost of a normal phone call.

In life-threatening emergencies – call 112

In case of a severe and life-threatening illness or an accident, call the emergency number 112 for help at any time of the day.

Photo: Miikka Pirinen / Helsinki Marketing