Health care and social services on Ascension Day

Health centers

Health centers will be closed on Ascension Day, May 30, 2019.

Emergency duty

Peijas Hospital (Sairaalakatu 1, 01400 Vantaa, tel. 116 117) treats patients needing urgent care outside health centers’ opening hours as well as urgent and severe cases 24/7. Entrance from door: Päivystyspoliknikka (emergency clinic).

In urgent cases outside health centers’ opening hours, Vantaa residents can go to Haartman, Jorvi or Malmi emergency clinic. Children and under-16-year-olds can also go to New Children's Hospital or Jorvi Hospital's Pediatric Emergency Clinic.

Call the toll-free Medical Helpline number 116 117 before coming to the emergency clinic. Medical Helpline is available around the clock and gives health counseling also when your own health center is closed.

If lives are at danger, call 112.

Note! In severe, life-threatening illnesses, call the national emergency telephone number 112.

Social Emergency and Crisis Center

Social Emergency and Crisis Center is open around the clock, throughout the year, tel. 09 8392 4005.

Emergency Dental Care

Vantaa dental clinics will be closed on Ascension Day, May 30, 2019.

Dentists’ on-call service is available on Ascension Day at Haartman Hospital (Haartmaninkatu 4, 00290 Helsinki, building 12) at 9:00 – 21:00. Treatment by appointment only, tel. 09 471 71110. The appointment service is open at 8:00-21:00.

Call before coming to the on-duty service.

Dentists’ on-call service at night

The emergency department treats patients who need immediate care at night. On-call service at night is available at 21:00-08:00 at Töölö Hospital's Emergency Department (Töölönkatu 40, 00260 Helsinki) in connection with oral and maxillofacial surgery. Appointments and assessment of the need for care, tel. 040 621 5699.

Severe injuries

Severe dental, oral and maxillofacial injuries are treated around the clock at Töölö Hospital (Töölönkatu 40, Helsinki).

Published: 28.5.2019 
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