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Health services

The wellbeing services county of Southwest Finland will organise social and health services as of 1 January 2023. The services and receptions offered to the residents of Salo will remain unchanged, but the content of these pages will no longer be updated. The most recent information can be found at

See the most up-to-date information here

Coronavirus vaccinations

Coronavirus vaccinations in Salo

Coronavirus COVID-19 information

Instructions for citizens on coronavirus

Maintain good hand hygiene, keep a safe distance, and wear a face mask!

Emergency services and urgent care

In the case of an emergency, always call 112.

Tyks Acute help desk
+358 2 313 8800
(Assessment of the need for and urgency of emergency care over the phone)

In other urgent matters:

Weekdays Mon–Thu 8:00–15:30
Fri 8:00–14:30
Contact your own health centre.

Weekdays Mon–Thu 16:00–22:00
Fri 15:00–22:00
Weekends and public holidays 08:00–22:00

Salo emergency services (door B)
Sairaalantie 9
24130 Salo
(Located in connection with the Tyks Acute unit in Salo)

Poison Information Center: +358 800 147 111

On weekdays (Mon–Thu 8:00–16:00 and Fri 8:00–15:00), patients requiring urgent care are primarily treated at the local health centre on appointment. Outside the health centre opening hours, treatment is provided at the Tyks Acute unit in Salo at Sairaalantie 9, Salo.

The initial assessment of the need for treatment is made over the phone. Tyks Acute helpdesk, tel. +358 2 313 8800 The health centre’s on-call service ends at 22:00.

Persons with a sudden illness and need for ambulance transport are treated at the emergency services of Tyks Salo Hospital around the clock.

Health centres in Salo

Seeking treatment

If you require treatment for an illness or injury, contact your local health centre. Regional divisions are displayed in connection with the health centres’ contact details.

When you contact the health centre, a nurse will first assess your situation and then refer you to the right place for treatment. If you require urgent first aid, you can come straight to the health centre without calling first or making an appointment. The health centres are closed on evenings and weekends. At these times, sudden illnesses and accidents are treated by the emergency services of the Tyks Salo Hospital.

Appointments with a physician in health centers

It is not possible to contact the health centre personnel via e-mail in matters related to personal health or illnesses (Data protection regulations).

Health services switchboard +358 2 7721