Turku

Exceptional schedule: Summer opening hours

FSHS Turku unit will be closed on 14.6. from 13:30 onwards.
Laboratorio will be closed on 14.6. at 11.

Opening hours during summer 2017

The FSHS unit in Turku is closed from 3 to 30 July 2017. 
Where to call if our unit is closed: Contact your local municipal health centre (between 8.00 and 16.00). In case of emergency contact Turku University Hospital (TYKS, address: Savitehtaankatu 1), tel. 02 313 8800.
If you need urgent dental care contact Turku City Health Centre, Monday to Friday 8.00–15.30, tel. 02 266 0644. Outside office hours call for urgent dental care, tel. 02 313 1564 (appointments Monday to Friday between 9.00 and 11.00 and 15.30 and 18.00).

All our units are closed on Midsummer Eve, Friday 23 June, and from 3 to 30 July 2017. There are unit specific differences in the opening hours. See the list below for your local FSHS unit's opening hours for summer time. Check the exact opening hours from your own unit's page.

E-service forms are closed from 26 June to 30 July 2017. Medical prescriptions cannot be renewed between June 26 and July 30 2017. Our travel advice service will be closed from 19 June to 6 August 2017. Contact requests submitted before 19 June will be processed normally. In urgent matters concerning vaccinations or malaria prevention, please contact the healthcare centre in your municipality. Further information (in Finnish): http://www.terveyskirjasto.fi/terveyskirjasto/ktl.mat?p_artikkeli=mat00055

If your question only concerns basic vaccinations (tetanus-diphtheria, measles-mumps-rubella [MMR] or polio vaccination), contact the FSHS unit in your area.

Prescriptions for tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) and hepatitis vaccinations can also be obtained from your unit. 

Have a nice summer!

Appointments and information by phone

General health

Acute treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 1

Acute treatment need assessments and appointments: Appointments from Monday to Friday can be made between 8.00 and 10.00 tel. 046 710 1050. Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call automated telephone service on 046 710 1051  or 046 710 1050 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00. Penalty for no-show appointments.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

When we are closed please contakt your own health centre. In the evenings and at weekends contact the emergency service: Health Centre On-Call Service, tel. 02 313 8800.

Laboratory and imaging examinations

LABORATORY TESTS

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 3

Laboratory tests without a prior reservation or reservation from Monday to Friday between 7.45 and 12.00.

Laboratory examinations are only available if you have a referral by an FSHS doctor or public health nurse.

Exceptions to our regular service hours:
If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, only urgent emergency examinations are available on the day. 

Specialtests/advice call 046 710 6124 between 12-15 p.m.

The FSHS has changed its laboratory appointment booking practices

Laboratory appointments can be booked via the Self service. If this is not feasible for any reason, you can also call the site 046 710 1050.

To make an appointment, you will need an appointment ticket, which you can obtain from an FSHS doctor or public health nurse. The ticket allows you to book appointments via the MyFSHS system. If an appointment you have booked is no longer suitable for you, you can reschedule it without losing your ticket. If you find you do not need a laboratory appointment at all, you can cancel your booking. You will then lose your appointment ticket.


HOW TO TAKE A SAMPLE AT HOME
For instructions and sample containers for samples taken at home, visit the laboratory on a business day between 7.45 and 15.00 (friday 7.45-14).

You can drop your sample to the laboratory taking the keynumber: MUU ASIOINTI, when you come before 12 a.m. When you arrive at the laboratory after 12 p.m. please ring the doorbell.

LABORATORY TEST RESULTS
Instructions regarding how and from whom you will receive the results of your laboratory tests are provided by the FSHS staff member who gave you the referral for the tests. (Results are not available from our lab staff.) If you were not informed about this, make a phone appointment with your doctor/public health nurse on 046 710 1050.

IMAGING EXAMINATIONS
You need a referral by an FSHS doctor for imaging examinations (X-ray, ultrasound, etc).

 

Non-urgent treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 3

Treatment need assessments and appointments: To make an appointment with a public health nurse, doctor or physiotherapist call 046 710 1050 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8-14.
Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call automated telephone service on 046 710 1051  or 046 710 1050 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00. Penalty for no-show appointments.

Exceptions to our regular service hours:
If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

When we are closed please contakt your own health centre.In the evenings and at weekends contact the emergency service: Health Centre On-Call Service, tel. 02 313 8800. 

Prescription renewals

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Prescription renewals (General Health) at the patient office (3nd floor) from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.

Where to call if our health centre is closed: Contact the Turku health centre or your local municipal health centre.

Other things to remember: Make sure you renew your prescription in good time before you run out!

 

Oral health

Acute treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 4

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Appointments for urgent treatment are available from Monday to Friday day from 8.00 onwards. To make an appointment call 046 710 1047.
Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

 

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call automated telephone service on 046 710 1048  or 046 710 1047 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00. Penalty for no-show appointments.

How to get advice over the phone: To receive advice from an oral hygienist on business days call 046 710 1047 between 8.00 and 9.00 am.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

Where to call if our health centre is closed: If you need urgent dental care at weekends contact The Hospital District of Southwest Finland (HDSWF) on (02) 313 1564, appointment from 9. to 10.30. Please note you will have to pay a fee for this service.

Basic dental care and other necessary treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 4

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Call 046 710 1047 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday between 8.00 and 14.00.
Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call automated telephone service on 046 710 1048  or 046 710 1047 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00. Penalty for no-show appointments.

How to get advice over the phone: To receive advice from an oral hygienist on business days call 046 710 1047 between 8.00 and 9.00 am.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

Where to call if our health centre is closed: If you need urgent dental care in the evenings or at weekends contact The Hospital District of Southwest Finland (HDSWF) on (02) 3131 564, appoinment from 9. to 10.30. Please note you will have to pay a fee for this service.

Other things to remember: Appointments for dental check-ups for the spring, summer and autumn periods become available for booking one month before the beginning of the period.

Mental health

Crisis help

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Appointments from Monday to Thursday can be made between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday between 8.00-14.00 on 046 710 1050. In acute cases please take contact between 8-9. Read about callback service.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

Where to call if our health centre is closed: In the evenings and at weekends contact the emergency service of the City of Turku health centre on 02 10023 or 02 313 8800.

Non-urgent treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 4

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Appointments from Monday to Thursday can be made by phone 046 710 1050 between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday between 8.00-14.00. In acute cases please take contact between 8-9. Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call 046 710 1050 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00 or call our automated telephone service on 046 710 1051. Penalty for no-show appointments.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

 When we are closed please contakt your own health centre. In the evenings and at weekends contact the emergency service: Health Centre On-Call Service, tel. 02 313 8800.

Prescription renewals

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 4

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Prescription renewals at the patient office (4nd floor) from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. (If it closed then to 3nd floor General Health). Or if needed, book a phone call with your doctor in order to discuss alternative ways to renew your prescription.

Where to call if our health centre is closed: Contact the Turku health centre or your local municipal health centre.

Other things to remember: Make sure you renew your prescription in good time before you run out!

Our prescription renewal policy and electronic prescription

Urgent treatment

Address: Kirkkotie 13, Turku, Floor 4

Treatment need assessments and appointments: Appointments from Monday to Thursday can be made between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday between 8.00-14.00 on 046 710 1050. In acute cases please take contact between 8-9. Read more about treatment need assessments and a callback service.

Check or cancel appointments at yths.fi/en/appointments or call 046 710 1050 from Monday to Thursday between 8.00 and 15.00, Friday 8.00 and 14.00 or call our automated telephone service on 046 710 1051. Penalty for no-show appointments.

Exceptions to our regular service hours: If New Year's Eve, Maundy Thursday or 30 April falls on a weekday from Monday to Friday, our health centre is open from 8.00 to 12.30.

When we are closed please contakt your own health centre.In the evenings and at weekends contact the emergency service: Health Centre On-Call Service, tel. 02 313 8800.

Checking or cancelling appointments online

Other electronic services

Visiting address

Kirkkotie 13
20540 TURKU
PL 28
20541 TURKU

Patient offices are open from 8 am to 12 noon

FSHS Unit is open from Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m