Caring for you as we would for ourselves

144 for life-threatening emergencies

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Life-threatening emergencies are accidents or medical conditions occurring at home or in public places that require rapid intervention and/or immediate hospitalization to avoid serious health consequences.
Wait times for the Geneva Emergency Care Network (RUG)

Emergency care at Hôpital de La Tour

Fast-track care
Care for non life-threatening emergencies so you can get the diagnosis and treatment you need quickly.
  • Open every day from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Specialized care
24/7 care for more serious cases

Emergency care for adults

Hôpital de La Tour
24/7
  • +41 (0)22 719 60 00
  • +41 (0)22 719 61 11

Pediatric emergency care

Hôpital de La Tour
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. without appointment.

Emergency telephone numbers

Poison control center
24/7
  • 145
Police
24/7
  • 117
Fire department
24/7
  • 118
La Main Tendue helpline
24/7
  • 143
After-hours pharmacy