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Health

Visitors from the European Community and from Scandinavian countries can benefit from the same health services as French citizens. For this, you just need to obtain a form E111 at home in your local health centre. Other visitors are recommended to take out a travel insurance policy.

The Médical Europe centre proposes various low-price consultations:
44, rue d'Amsterdam 75009 Paris.
tel: 01 42 81 93 33

Hospitals where English is spoken :

The American Hospital in Paris
63 bd Victor Hugo Neuilly-sur-Seine
Tel: 33 1 46 41 25 25 (métro: Anatole France /Pont de Levallois).

The Hertford British Hospital
3, rue Barbès Levallois-Perret
Tel: 33 1 46 39 22 22 (métro: Anatole France)

Specific problems:

AIDS:
Aids Info Service (SIS)
Tel: 05 36 66 36
a free telephone line for the whole of France 24h a day for information.

Tests gratuits et anonymes:
Centre Médico - Social 3, rue Ridder, 75014.
Tel: 33 1 45 43 83 78
Centre Médico - Social
218, rue de Belleville, 75020
Tel: 33 1 47 97 40 49

Useful telephone numbers:

Emergency telephone numbers:
- S.A.M.U. : 15
- Police : 17
- Pompiers : 18
- S.O.S Médecins: 01 43 37 77 77
- S.O.S Dentaire : 01 43 37 51 00
- S.O.S Help : 01 47 23 80 80 (numéro d'urgence en anglais)
- Anti-poison Centre Tél. 01 40 37 04 04
- Ambulances Tél. 01 43 78 26 26

Useful addresses:
24h chemists

Pharmacie Derby
84 av. des Champs Elysées 75008 Paris
M° Franklin D. Roosevelt (lignes 1/9)
Tél. 01 45 62 02 41

Pharmacie Marey
211 rue de la Convention 75015 Paris
M° Convention (ligne 12)
Tél. 01 48 28 67 92

Pharmacie Première
Ouverte tlj. jusqu'à 2 heures du matin
24 bd de Sébastopol 75004 Paris
M° Châtelet (lignes 1/4/7/11/14 RER A/B/D)
Tél. 01 48 87 62 30

Medical Centres:

Hôtel Dieu
1 parvis Notre-Dame, 75001 Paris
Tel: 01 42 34 82 34

Necker
149 rue de Sèvres, 75015 Paris
Tel: 01 44 49 40 00