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Health care an help in an emergency

Where can I get help in the event of illness, specific advisory issues or an emergency?

Most important general emergency numbers and contacts:

Fire department and ambulance:
Emergency medical assistance service: 
116 117
Dental emergency service: 

0391/ 6625029 
0391/ 565656
Emergency health care centre
(on-call consultation hours for
illnesses that are not life-threatening):
Leipziger Straße 17a
39112 Magdeburg
0391/ 6279600
Telephone Counselling
(for psychological crises and emergencies):

0800 1110111
0800 1110222

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
will need.

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.

=> Information sheet for people with disabilities

Support for women suffering from violence

Multilingual information on the corona crisis

By social distancing, everyone can help protect the elderly and at-risk people from the coronavirus. This behavior will help to slow the spread of the virus so that health care systems are not overwhelmed. Please reduce your contacts with people beyond your own household to a minimum. Please refrain from visiting family members or meeting friends if not absolutely ...
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