Social and health care services in Helsinki at Christmas and the Turn of the Year

24 h Telephone Health Service, Tel. 09310 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 and self-treatment product distribution

Health stations are closed on Christmas from 24 to 26 December, on New Year's Eve 31 December, on New Year's Day 1 January and on Epiphany, 6 January.

From 27 December till 11 January the health stations and the distribution of self-treatment products do not have late opening (16-18).

From 27 December till 5 January Vuosaari health station is open on weekdays 8–16 (normally 7–20).

Emergency services

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

Children's Hospital Emergency Clinic, Stenbäckinkatu 11, tel. 0987 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. 09471 83300. Residents of Helsinki can also go the the Peijas Hospital emergency room in Vantaa, Sairaalakatu 1, Vantaa, tel. 09 471 67078.

Emergency dental care

Emergency dental care services are available throughout Christmas from 24 to 26 December, on New Year's Eve 31 December, on New Year's Day 1 January and on Epiphany 6 January from 9:00 to 21:00 at Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12. Appointments can be booked from 8:00 to 21:00 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.

24 h Emergency Social Services and Crisis Emergency Support

Emergency Social Services and Crisis Emergency Support serve 24/7 also during Christmas, New Year and Epiphany. Emergency Social Services , tel. 020 696 006 and Crisis Emergency Support, tel. 09 310 44222.

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