The German healthcare system

Every citizen in Germany is obliged to insure themselves against illness – either with a statutory or private health insurance company. You can find out more about the German healthcare system, health insurance and out-patient and in-patient treatment here »

You can find an overview of the most common health insurance companies here »

Medical care in Oldenburg

Hospitals and clinics »

Care facilities and nursing services »

Various emergency services and their phone numbers »

In the case of an accident, call the fire brigade emergency number 112. Give details about the following questions to the control centre:

  1. What happened? Short description of the emergency situation.
  2. Where did it happen? Street name, crossing, house number.
  3. How many casualties are there? Number, if possible type of injury.
  4. Who is reporting the emergency? Name, current location, telephone number.