MEDICAL ASSISTANCE in SIENA
EMERGENCIES / HOSPITAL
If you need medical assistance while you are here,
the following information may be useful to you.
Phone free of charge 118 (the service is active 24 hrs day)
In cases of sudden acute illness, accidents, injuries, loss of consciousness .
PRONTO SOCCORSO (HOSPITAL)
c/o OSPEDALE "LE SCOTTE"
Address: Viale Bracci 16
Bus nr. 3 and 10 from viale Tozzi or Bus n. 17 from Piazza del Sale
Remember that tourists from countries outside the EEC which have no special arrangement with Italy or tourists who are not in possession of an E111 form or its equivalent have to pay for the healthcare service received.
The emergency department "PRONTO SOCCORSO" is an area for diagnosis and treatment where numerous patients arrive, often many at the same time. Consequently, precedence is given to patients in a more serious clinical state. The nurse at the registration desk takes patients' details and assigns a colour to each casualty case according to its urgency.
Foreigners Health Assistance Office
(ASL - Azienda Sanitaria Locale Ufficio Assistenza Stranieri)
Addresses: via Pian d'Ovile, 11
Phone: 0577 585989
Dialysis Center Information office at Hospital "Le Scotte"
(Manager Dott.ssa Daniela Serafini)
Addresses: Viale Bracci (2°lotto, 2°floor)
Phone: 0577 586 214