If you experience any symptoms such as fever, coughing or respiratory discomfort, you need to contact your GP or the Emergency medical service by phone: +47 116117.

Akershus University Hospital follows national advice and guidelines from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI).

If you cannot find an answer to your question, you can call the Directorate of Health's information helpline by phone 815 55 015.

Information and specific advice about coronavirus (

Restricted access

All visitors to Akershus University Hospital (Ahus) must have an appointment or have scheduled a visit with the department they are visiting. Visitors will be met by posters and information regard visits and questions about their health and if they are in quarantine. 

Patients should come to their scheduled appointment if no other message has been received. Please contact the hospital if you:

  • have recently been abroad or if you are in quarantine
  • have had contact with someone infected with corona
  • live in the same household as people with respiratory symptoms who have been abroad
  • have respiratory symptoms (cough, heavy breathing, runny nose, loss of smell / taste, fever, sore throat or diarrhea / abdominal pain with unknown cause)

Visitors policy

To avoid the spread of coronavirus, Akershus University Hospital has implemented a visitors policy. Read more about this in the link below.​

You may be asked to provide your name and phone number for infection tracking purposes. Answering this is voluntary.

We ask for your understanding  and consideration for our patients.

Remember to practice good hand hygiene.


Face covering

It is not mandatory to wear a face covering inside Ahus.

Brochures and videos

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