Emergency services at Inselspital – available around the clock for you

Department of Emergency Medicine
Tel: +41 31 632 24 02
(24 h/365 days)

Gynaecology: +41 31 632 10 10
(24 h/365 days)
Obstetrics: +41 31 632 11 25
(24 h/365 days)

Emergency ward for children and adolescents
Tel: +41 31 632 92 77
(24 h/365 days)

University Psychiatric Services
Tel: + 41 31 632 88 11 (24 h/365 days)


Our partners

Other emergency services

For life-threatening serious emergencies (ambulance)
Tel: 144

Air ambulance helicopter

Day and night, in the case of accidents with severe casualties, severely injured children, multiple casualties, acute diseases, and inaccessible terrain.

Tel: 1415 - Air Glaciers
Tel: 027 966 86 86 - Air Zermatt (emergency number: 144)
Tel: 1414 - REGA

The Swiss Toxicological Information Centre in Zurich runs a 24-hour emergency service.
Tel: 145

The emergency police number is handled by the cantonal police force in Canton Bern. This is the number for all emergency calls - but not for obtaining information. This is also the number for reporting unexploded ordnances.
Tel: 117

In Canton Bern, the emergency fire brigade number 118 is answered by the cantonal police force apart from in the case of calls from land lines in the City of Bern, which are answered directly by the Municipal Fire Brigade of the City of Bern. The regional control rooms of the Bern Cantonal Police Force mobilise the appropriate fire brigades directly.
Tel: 118

Advice + help - telephone, text messages, and chat; by professionals; free and anonymous telephone helpline for children and adolescents.
Tel: 147

A listening ear for those experiencing a crisis.
Tel: 143