Health care in Zakopane

updated November 2023

When planning a mountain trip in the Tatra Mountains, be sure to write down the in your phone Tatra Rescue Team Emergency Number: 985

Important addresses and phone numbers:

.: Below you will find some practical information, addresses and telephone numbers. I hope you won't have to use them during your stay in my hometown.

  • Tatra Rescue Team Emergency Number: 985 and +48 601 100 300
  • European Emergency Telephone Number: 112
  • Main hospital in Zakopane - 10 Kamieniec street, tel.: +48 18 201 20 21
  • Allmedica Clinic - doctors of different specialties - Zakopane, Chyców Potok 26 (in the building of the shopping centre Szymonek)
  • There are many pharmacies in Zakopane open from 8.00 or 9.00 in the morning to 8.00 or 9.00 in the evening. On Saturdays, most pharmacies are open until 3 p.m. This pharmacy is open every day, 24 hours a day - Apteka Dr. Max, Zakopane 5 Kamieniec Street

Detailed information about health services for foreigners provided under health insurance can be found on the National Health Fund website. Here is their phone number for foreign patients (+48) 22 125 66 00


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