Social and health care services at the Ascension Day

Do you suspect a coronavirus infection?

If possible, make a coronavirus assessment on omaolo.fi. On grounds of your symptoms, you will get instructions on what to do. If needed, you can make an appointment to a coronavirus test at the service.

Another way to access a coronavirus test is to contact the Coronavirus Helpline, tel. 09 310 10024. The Coronavirus Helpline is open on Wed 20 May 7-20 and closed on Ascension Day 21 May.  

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

Laakso and Malmi corona health stations are open on Wed 20 May 8-18 and closed on Ascension Day 21 May.

The testing point at Stoa is open on Wed 20 May 8-18 and on Ascension Day 21 May 11-18.

Health Stations

Health stations are open on Wednesday 20 May 8 - 16 (Kalasatama is open 7 - 16) and closed on Thursday 21 May. Health stations are open on Friday 22 May 8 - 16 (Kalasatama is open 7 - 20).

Emergency services tel. 116 117

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

Children

  • New Children’s Hospital, Stenbäckinkatu 11.  

Emergency Dental Care

Emergency dental care is provided on Thursday on Ascension Day 21 May 9 - 21 at Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12. Appointments can be booked 8 - 21 at 09 310 09 471 71110. Night emergency duty is at Tölö 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 during Ascension Day.

  • Emergency Social Services tel. 020 696 006
  • Crisis emergency support tel. 09 310 44222.

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 the emergency number 112 for help.

Updated the 20th of May regarding the opening hours for the Stoa testing point on Ascension Day.