All residents in Sweden are eligible for health care services. Go to the local clinic (Vårdcentralen) for non-emergency cases. The fee for outpatient care varies with different counties. To register, bring your Swedish ID card to the hospital's information counter to obtain health care.Top
Läkare. Swedes will also understand the English word “doctor.”Top
Check the directory for the local clinic in your area. You will be assigned a family doctor. Remember, if you cannot speak Swedish, you can request an interpreter or a “tolk.”Top
They do not normally do so. But in certain cases, treatment may be re-directed to another specialized area where necessary.Top
112 or call the 24-hour medical hot-line: +46 8 32 01 00Top
Each hospital has an emergency service that will take patients who need immediate treatment for any kind of illness. Insurance generally covers this service.Top
A pharmacy is called an Apoteket (like the English word “apothecary”). Local pharmacy signs are in green.Top
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