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.
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 (23 - 25 June) and open on Thursday 22 June 8 - 16.
Any other day health stations are open Mon - Fri 8 - 16.
When local health stations are closed, patients in need of urgent care are treated by emergency services.
Adults (over 16 years of age)
Haartman Hospital and Emergency Room, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12, tel. 09 310 63231 and Malmi Hospital and Emergency Room, Talvelantie 6J, tel. 09 310 67204.
Children's Hospital Emergency Clinic, Stenbäckinkatu 11, tel. 09 87 10023.
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, tel. 09 471 83300. Residents of Helsinki can also go the the Peijas Hospital emergency room in Vantaa, Sairaalakatu 1, Vantaa, tel. 09 471 67060.
Emergency Dental Care
Emergency dental care is provided on Midsummer (23 - 25 June) at Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12. Appointments can be booked 8 - 21 at 09 310 49999. Night emergency duty is at Tölö hospital emergency department, Töölönkatu 40, tel. 09 471 87708.
Please always make an appointment by phone before seeking treatment for Emergency Dental Care.
Emergency Social Services and Crisis emergency support 24/7