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Social and health services during the turn of the year

Lielahden terveysaseman työntekijä puhelimessa.

The Health care counselling gives guidance and instructions in case of acute illnesses every day 7 - 22 also during the turn of the year: tel. 10023 or 03 10023, when calling from a cell phone.
When a person living in Tampere falls ill, he/she should call health care counselling at 03 10023. Health care counselling nurses provide treatment instructions, guide the patient to the correct health care facility, when necessary, and make doctor's appointments.

Counselling Point of social services (Hatanpäänkatu 3 J) is open on weekdays normally during the period 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020. Number for counselling: 03 5657 0200, Monday - Friday 9 - 14.

Health centres

The city health centres (Hatanpää, Hervanta, Kaukajärvi, Lielahti, Linnainmaa, Tammelakeskus and Tipotie) will receive only patients requiring urgent care 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020. Patients are directed to the health centre that can serve them first.

All city health centres are closed 24. - 26.12.2019, 1.1.2020 and 6.1.2020.
Kämmenniemi Health Centre is closed 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020.

The outsourced health centres Mehiläinen Oma Lääkärisi Hervanta and keskusta and Oma Lääkärisi Tesoma are open normally on working days during the festive period.

The health centres are open Monday to Thursday 8 - 16, Friday and days before public holidays 8 - 15 except Oma Lääkärisi Tesoma which is open Mon - Fri 8 - 16.

Hatanpää urgent care (kiirevastaanotto) is closed on Christmas Eve, 24 December, but will serve in urgent matters by appointment on 25–26 December and on New Year’s Day, 1 January, 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Urgent care is open on other days from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on weekends from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments for urgent care can be made from the health services information and advice centre on 03 10023. A nurse will estimate the need for care and, if necessary, make an appointment for you.

Dental treatment

The dental clinics treat 24.12.2019 - 3.1.2020 primarily patients in need of urgent dental care.

  • 23. - 27.12.2019 are open the dental clinics of Acuta, Hervanta, Tammela, Tesoma, Tipotie, Orivesi and Suupoli.
  • 30.12.2019 - 3.1.2020 are open the dental clinics of Acuta, Hervanta, Nekala, Tammela, Tesoma, Tipotie, Tullinsuu (Tullinkulma), Orivesi, Vuores and Suupoli.

Appointments to all dental clinics can be made at 03 5657 0100 Monday - Friday, 8 - 17.

Those in need of urgent first aid may call emergency dental care for an appointment
- Monday - Friday, 8 - 17, tel. 03 5657 0111
- Monday - Friday, 17 - 21, during weekends and midweek holidays, 8 - 21, appointments can be made at health care counselling number 03 10023.

Other health services

Both the clinic for treatment of sexually transmitted diseases and the control of infectious diseases (special vaccinations) are closed 23.12.2019 ja 27.12.2019.

Diabetes outpatient clinic is closed 23.12.2019 ja 27.12.2019.

Distribution Point for Medical Supplies serves as follows: 23.12.2019 open 8 - 14, 24. - 26.12.2019 closed, 27.12.2019 open 8 - 14, 31.12.2019 open 8 - 14, 1.1.2020 closed and 6.1.2020 closed.

The operation of maternity and child welfare clinics is reduced 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020.
Some of the clinics are closed as follows:
- the clinics of Hallila and Hervanta are closed 23.12.2019
- the clinics of Kaukajärvi, Lielahti, Peltolammi and Tesoma are closed 27.12.2019
- Pispala clinic is closed 30. - 31.12.2019.

If your nurse is on vacation, the telephone call is directed to another nurse or answering machine that will tell to which number you can call.

Mental health services are open normally during the turn of the year except Day hospital 1 and 2. Both Day hospitals are closed 23.12.2019 - 1.1.2020.

Student health care is closed 23.12.2019 - 1.1.2020. Advice telephones of Tullinkulma serve 30. - 31.12.2019, 10 - 14.

Youth clinic is closed 23. - 29.12.2019.

Family and social services

During the period of 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020 you can contact the Counselling Point of social services at Sarvis (address Hatanpäänkatu 3 J), tel. 03 5657 0200, Monday - Friday 9 - 14.

Family counselling centre is closed 23. - 27.12.2019.

Family Law Services are closed 27.12.2019. Arranging an appointment with a child welfare officer isn't possible 23. - 27.12.2019. Supervised visitations are closed 23. - 29.12.2019.

Home service for families with children is closed 23. - 29.12.2019.

Migration Info Centre Mainio is closed 23.12.2019 - 6.1.2020. Mainio will be opened on Tuesday 7.1.2020 at the new premises, the address will be Rautatienkatu 10 (5th floor).

The social work for adults serves as usual on working days during the period of 23.12.2019 - 1.1.2020.

Patient and social welfare ombudsman

Patient ombudsman's and Social welfare ombudsman's services are not available 23.12.2019 and 27.12.2019.