Emergency numbers - Doctors


Emergency numbers

University Hospital of Geneva emergencies 

This application informs you of the closest hospital emergency services based on your location, as well as their respective waiting times


SOS Médecins

 House call doctors aera of Geneva

Emergencies in the district of Nyon

Emergencies in Lausanne

Important numbers of the Pays de Gex (neighbouring France)

Hospitals - Clinics - Medical assistance

List of hospitals and clinics in Geneva

Private Swiss clinics

Hospitals and clinics in Nyon and its region

Hospitals, medical assistance, private clinics in Lausanne

Private clinics in the Lake Geneva Region


Association des médecins du canton de Genève (AMGe): directory of doctors in Geneva

Société vaudoise de médecine (SVM): directory of doctors in the canton of Vaud

Purchasing medicines & drugstores

Chemists sell certain common medicines free of charges, but for a number of medicines you need to take a prescription issued by a doctor.

The website SanteRomande.ch facilitates access to reliable health information on the Internet. In particular, you will find a list of pharmacies in French-speaking Switzerland and neighbouring France.
Pharmacies on duty in Geneva (outside opening hours)



  • Medical care: 144
  • Police: 117
  • Fire service: 118
  • Poisoning: 145
  • Emergency home doctor visits: 022 748 49 50




Rega comes to the aid of people in distress, providing swift, professional medical assistance by air.