Contact your local health clinic during office hours, Mon–Thu 8 am–4 pm, Fri 8 am–3 pm. In the case of sudden illness or minor injury, a nurse or physician at your own health clinic can help you.
Outside office hours, please contact joint emergency duty service of the Oulu region tel. 116 117
Oulu University Hospital, Kajaanintie 50, Entrance A1
Call the above number before leaving for hospital. The call is answered by a nurse who gives instructions and assesses the need of emergency care.
The phone numbers of Emergency Medical Services are for urgent medical cases.
Crisis help provided by health clinics
You can contact your health clinic if you need crisis help. The City of Oulu has a multiprofessional crisis group that provides support in the case of acute traumatic crisis, such as serious close calls or the death of a loved one by suicide or accident.