Emergency health services

Emergency physicians services

Kempeleen terveyskeskus, Kirkkotie 21, FI-90440 Kempele.

Local emergency services, opening hours

Mon-Thu 8 am - 4 pm

Fri 8 am - 3 pm

In emergency issues, please contact your district's number for making an appointment +358 8 598 72102 or +358 8 558 72140. On these lines, you will be served by a practical nurse or a general nurse.


Emergency services outside office hours, at night and on weekends

Outside the opening hours of Kempele health centre, please contact the Oulu District Emergency Unit of Oulu University Hospital (OSYP). Outside normal office hours (workdays 4 pm - 8 am, Friday after 3 pm and during weekends) the Emergency Unit will serve patients with such acute illnesses, conditions or injuries that require immediate attention or that cannot be sustained until the following workday morning or until you have an appointment with your personal or local physician.

Oulu District Emergency Unit

Address: Oulun yliopistollinen sairaala (Oulu University Hospital)

Kajaanintie 50, Entrance A 1

Tel. +358 8 315 2655 (health advice number)

Please call the health advice number of the Emergency Unit before going to the Emergency Unit. Your call will be answered by a nurse who can offer advice and assess your medical condition and urgency of medical care.

Special health care emergency services are also provided at the Emergency Unit. The patients to the Emergency Unit will be directed either to basic or special emergency services in accordance with the urgency of their medical condition. The patients are attended to according to the urgency of their medical condition.


Emergency dental care services

On workdays tel. +358 8 558 72170 Mon-Thu 7:30 am - 4 pm, Fri 7:30 am - 3 pm.

On weekends, on public holidays and holiday eves (unless they are working days) emergency dental care services are provided 9:30 am - 12 am.

Address: Aapistie 3, Ground floor, tel. +358 44 703 6426.

At any other time, contact the Oulu region emergency unit, tel. +358 8 315 2655 (health advice number).