Access to Medical care and Administrative Support:
Emergencies: Call 112 or attend nearest hospital or doctor without delay.
If you are admitted to hospital please call the 24/7 Hospital Hotline on 0800 5889936 for support and to notify them of your admission.
For 24 hr medical advice call the Telephone Assessment Service (TAS) on 0521 305 3961.
The population attached to SHAPE School Oberammergau receive their health care through the SSAFA and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). The LLP has primary care staff in SHAPE, Ramstein and Brunssum. It has secondary care (admin) staff in SHAPE, Ramstein and Bielefeld.
Patients in Oberammergau may use the local GP:
Dr Christian Beck
Reception: 08822 4244.
He is a German qualified GP who speaks excellent English and has been seeing international patients for many years. His practice website http://www.hausarzt-ammertal.de/ has full details.
Medical Admin Unit (MAU) Ramstein: 06371 401436
Email: Susan Soles firstname.lastname@example.org
Email: Karin Deutsch email@example.com
or call Medical Centre SHAPE 0032 6544 5824.
If you need to see a GP or to attend hospital, call Ramstein Medical Admin Unit or SHAPE for advice. We will direct you to the most appropriate provider and arrange payment.
Garmisch-Partenkirchen Medical Centre
Reception: 08821 77-0
Fax: 08821 77-10 79.
Bills: It is important that you inform the medical admin staff in Ramstein or SHAPE every time you visit a GP or hospital. We will try to ensure bills are sent to us rather than the patient. If you do get a bill, tell us immediately and send us a copy. Do not pay it. If you receive reminders for unpaid bills, tell us immediately.
You can email the bill to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pharmacy: You may use any pharmacy/apotheke. You will need to pay for the medication and then reclaim the costs. The MAU in Ramstein will arrange this for you.
If you have any questions, please contact the Medical Admin Unit in Ramstein or the Practice Manager in SHAPE in the first instance. They will assist you in finding the right health care at the right time.