Medical on-call service

Important notes


If medical assistance is required at night, on weekends and on public holidays.

Please note

The telephone number 116117 works without an area code and is valid throughout Germany. The call is free of charge for you - regardless of whether you are calling via the landline or mobile phone.
The medical on-call service takes care of both public and private patients.
In life-threatening cases, please call the emergency services on 112

Procedure & Fees


Dial the 116117 and

  • You speak to an employee in one of the numerous regional control centers,
  • Your request will be recorded and forwarded to a doctor,
  • You will find out the location of the nearest on-call service practice that you can go to yourself,
  • if necessary, a doctor will also come to your home.



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