Most important general emergency numbers and contacts:
|Fire department and ambulance:
|Emergency medical assistance service:
|Dental emergency service:
|Emergency health care centre
(on-call consultation hours for
illnesses that are not life-threatening):
|Leipziger Straße 17a
(for psychological crises and emergencies):
Health Care in Germany and Magdeburg
Find out here (information sheet about 'Health care') how to
get help in the event of illness or injury, and what you
The German Ministry of Health publishes a guide to the German health system in 14 languages covering the areas of health insurance, medical healthcare, emergencies, preventive healthcare and nursing care insurance.
The health guide for the City of Magdeburg summarises the services provided by Magdeburg health authority, chemists, specialist doctors, clinics, care facilities, advice centres, associations and self-help groups, and much more besides.
Click here for an aid to communicating with your doctor.
Here you will find a list of additional helpful links on the subjects of health and assistance in an emergency, mental and spiritual issues, and the support available to women suffering from violence.
Support for women suffering from violence