Espoo’s health centres are open as usual on Maundy Thursday, 1 April . Health centres are closed for Easter from Friday 2 April to Monday 5 April.
Emergency care, tel. 116 117
If your health centre is closed and you need urgent care, you will be treated at the emergency department. Always call the free-of-charge Medical Helpline, tel. 116 117, before you go to the emergency department. The Medical Helpline serves Espoo residents around the clock throughout Easter.
Social and Crisis Emergency Services
Western Uusimaa Social and Crisis Emergency Services provide support every day around the clock, tel. 09 816 42439. The duties of Social and Crisis Emergency Services include situations that require immediate measures by social welfare authorities.
Espoo’s dental clinics are closed for Easter from Friday 2 April to Monday 5 April.
During Easter, from 2 to 5 April, emergency dental services are available at Haartman Hospital from 9:00 to 21:00 (address: Haartmaninkatu 4, Helsinki, building 12). Always call first, tel. 09 471 71110.
During Easter, from 2 to 5 April, night-time emergency dental services are provided by the Töölö Hospital Emergency Department between 21:00 and 9:00 (address: Töölönkatu 40, Helsinki). Always call first, tel. 040 621 5699.
In life-threatening situations, call 112
In the event of a serious and life-threatening health condition or accident, you can call 112 for help around the clock.
Coronavirus helpline and appointment booking for coronavirus tests
The coronavirus helpline and appointment booking number, tel. 09 816 34600, has the following opening hours during Easter:
- Friday 2 April, 9:00–15:00
- Saturday 3 April, 9:00–15:00
- Sunday 4 April, 9:00–15:00
- Monday 5 April, 9:00–15:00
Outside these hours, please call the Medical Helpline, tel. 116 117.
If you have any symptoms of a possible coronavirus infection, you can book a test appointment through the HUS Coronabot.
You can also assess your symptoms through the Omaolo service. You will then receive instructions on what to do based on your symptoms.
The appointment booking number for coronavirus vaccinations, tel. 09 816 34800, is closed from Friday 2 April to Monday 5 April.
The Samaria Health Centre is closed from Friday 2 April to Monday 5 April.
However, injection training related to thrombosis prevention arranged by nurses and distribution of medicines are available by appointment on Friday 2 April from 9:00 to 15:00 and on Sunday 4 April from 9:00 to 15:00.
If you have questions about the coronavirus: The coronavirus chatbot is available around the clock at www.espoo.fi/coronavirus.
Up-to-date information about the coronavirus and current recommendations and restrictions is available at espoo.fi/coronavirus.
Instructions in different languages: espoo.fi/coronainfo.