Who helps in case of illness?

In case of illness, Dornbirn has a number of general practitioners and specialists. The on-duty general practitioner (out-of-hours general practitioner service) in each health district is listed in the local daily newspapers and online.

Medication can only be purchased in pharmacies. Information about night and weekend opening hours can be found online, at the entrance to pharmacies or in the local daily newspapers.

The closest hospital is the hospital in the city of Dornbirn; the emergency ambulance is available 24-hours a day.

Emergency phone numbers in Austria

Emergency number for fire brigade122



Euro emergency number (mobile)112
Mountain rescue140
Emergency number for pastoral care142



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