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Medical facilities and insurance

Health Care and Insurance in Opava

The students are expected to have health insurance from their home countries that covers their stay abroad. Nevertheless, the Czech Republic normally recognizes all health insurance valid within the EU; you should check with your insurance company whether this concerns your particular insurance as well. You should also take out additional insurance covering hospital care, if necessary. There are no vaccination requirements.

Important health centres in Opava:

State Silesian Hospital in Opava
Olomoucká 86
746 01 Opava
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 553 766 111

Health Emergency Service State Silesian Hospital in Opava - pavilion A
Olomoucká 86
746 01 Opava
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 553 777 777

Emergency Dental Surgery State Silesian Hospital in Opava - pavilion A
Olomoucká 86
746 01 Opava
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 553 766 638

Emergency Pharmacy State Silesian Hospital in Opava
Olomoucká 86
746 01 Opava
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 553 766 6546

Emergency numbers for the whole Czech Republic
112 – Universal emergency number
155 – Ambulance
158 – Police
150 – Fire Brigade

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