Health clinic and GP for students in Nesna

2019-01-1809:58 Ane Karlsen

Please note that if you suspect that you may be infected by the coronavirus, or have symptoms like coughs, cold, fever etc. you should not visit the student clinic.

Please call the municipal emergency reception, tel. 116117. Call first - don't show up directly. 

Health clinic

The Health clinic for students is open on Mondays from 5 - 7 p.m. At the Health clinic you can get guidance on sexuality, birth control, abortion and sexual transmitted diseases. 

It is free to visit the Health clinic. No appointment is needed, just drop-in.

The address is Moveien 24, entrance from Refsnesvegen.


If you have the right to a regular General Practitioner (GP)/family doctor, you can find and register with your choice of doctor on

Only students with Norwegian ID number are entitled to a GP. Students that don’t have a GP can use the emergency room when in need of medical attention.


Tel: 116 117
Open all hours.

If life is at stake call medical emergency number 113.


Different rules on coverage apply depending on your country of origin and the length of your studies in Norway. Our general advice is to visit the student clinic or our counsellors if you have questions or need assistance in obtaining the proper health treatment.

You can read detailed information at The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Agency (NAV)'s website for international students and the Nordic Social Insurance Portal.

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