COVID-19 info

Due to the emergency situation that the government has declared Tartu University Hospital stops planned appointments from 18th of March until the 30th of April.

Emergency reception and traumatology reception continue their work. We kindly ask that only patients with severe health problems or traumas turn to the emergency reception. In case of other health problems please call your family physician, family physicians advisory line 1220 or the emergency number 112.

Cancer treatment, dialysis treatment and childbirth services have not been stopped.

Emergency reception

Since the 20th of March Tartu University Hospital has two emergency departments.

  • Emergency department 1 for COVID-19 patients. ED-1 is located at the previous location of the emergency department and helps all patients who need emergency care for any reason and have at least one of the respiratory disease symptoms (cough, breathing difficulties, soar throat) and fever over 37,8°C.
  • Emergency department 2 for non-COVID-19 patients. ED-2 is located in block J and is meant for patients who need emergency care and do not have any COVID-19 symptoms. Please use the entrance on Lunini street to turn to the emergency department.