VSSHP Emergency departments

Our emergency departments in Turku, Salo, Loimaa and Uusikaupunki treat patients with sudden injuries and illnesses and patients who need acute observation. Emergency departments serve 24 hours a day in Turku and Salo. In Loimaa and Uusikaupunki, emergency clinics serve between 8.00 and 22.00.

The Turku joint regional emergency services also provide emergency dental services and emergency services for mental illness and addiction problems.

Dental emergency services are available to the residents of all municipalities within the Southwestern hospital district on weekday evenings and Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays and they are intended for patients who need urgent treatment of acute conditions of the teeth and mouth.

Patients arrive at our unit usually through the joint emergency services. This unit serves patients with sudden mental health crises, other mentally very burdensome situations or crises related to drug addiction.

pic Our emergency depatrments

Information about our emergency departments.

pic Before going to the emergency department

Information about what to do before going to the emergency department.

pic When you arrive at an emergency department

Information about what to do when you arrive at an emergency department.

pic Assessing the need for care

Information about pre-examination assessment.

pic Information for patients

Information for patients about what happens in the emergency department.

pic Visiting hours and patient inquiries

Information about visiting hours and patient inquiries.

pic Emergency care patient fees

Information about the cost of treatment.

pic Cafés, snack and drinks vending machines

Information about the opening hours of cafés and where to find drinks and snack vending machines.

pic Parking and ATMs

Information about parking and ATMs.

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Our contact details.