Health and safety
In case of emergency
|Ambulance, police or fire brigade|
Call 112 (this is the general European emergency number
For police matters that are not an emergency call 0900-8844
|Utrecht University Security|
Call 030-253 4444 or call 4444 from a campus phone.
Most people in the Netherlands have a General Practitioner (GP) or family physician (huisarts in Dutch). This is your first point of contact for matters regarding your healthcare. Your GP can provide referrals to all specialists and to a hospital if necessary.
Find a GP via Kies uw Arts (in Dutch) by filling in your postal code.
|Dentist, pharmacy etc.|
Find a GP, dentist, pharmacy etc. via Zorgkaart Nederland (in Dutch) by filling in your postal code.
|GP during the weekend or at night|
Go to a GP Urgent Care Center (Huisartsenpost) or call 0900-4501450
|Useful Dutch terms|