Helsestasjon - Health clinic
The Health clinic for students is open every Wednesday from 2 - 4. p.m.
At the Health clinic you can see a Doctor and get guidance on sexuality, birth control, abortion and sexual transmitted diseases. We offer examination and testing, and also free prescription for birth control pills.
It is free to visit the Health clinic. No appointment is needed, just drop-in.
NB! The first opening day for the Health clinic after the summer holiday is Wednesday 21st of August.
Self-test of chlamydia
The Health clinic and Councelling service in Studentinord facilitates self-testing of chlamydia. You can test yourself on the test-toilets at Campus, or bring the test equipment home and take the test there.
NB! The first opportunity for self-testing after the summer holiday is Tuesday 13th of August.
General Practitioner (GP)
If you have the right to a regular General Practitioner (GP)/family doctor, you can find and register with your choice of doctor on helsenorge.no
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.
Health center for youth
Bodø municipality also has a health center for youth up to 21 years. Here you can meet a Public health nurse, Physiotherapist and Doctor. The offer is free.
Location: Sjøgata 15, entrance by Hundholmen Brygghus.
Open every Tuesday from 4 - 7 p.m.
Tel. 75 55 54 57
Coverage for health services
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.