Health services exceptional opening hours during Christmas - Epiphany

Health centers

  • On December 23 health centers close already at 14:30.
  • On Boxing Day, 26 December, health centers are closed.
  • On Epiphany, January 6, 2017, health centers are closed.
  • From December 27, 2016 to January 13, 2017, health centers will primarily treat patients with acute diseases.

Emergency services

Patients in need of urgent care are treated by the emergency clinic at Peijas Hospital (Sairaalakatu 1, 01400 Vantaa, tel. 09 4716 7060) around the clock.

Outside office hours, metropolitan area residents can seek treatment at the neighboring city's health center on-call service as well. Emergency clinics used by Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen and Vantaa are the emergency clinics of Haartman, Jorvi, Malmi and Peijas hospitals, as well as the Children's Hospital and Jorvi Hospital emergency clinics for children under 16.

Social Emergency and Crisis Center provides acute psychosocial help in shocking life situations around the clock, tel. 09 8392 4005.

Read about emergency services.

In case of an emergency, call the Emergency Response Centre on 112.

Published: 21.12.2016 
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