University medical centres
The University Medical Rostock is the largest medical facility in the country Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.More
Comprehensive medical services
In Rostock, there are two hospitals, Rostock University’s medical centre with over 1000 beds and the ‘Klinikum Südstadt’ with around 500 beds. Together around 800 doctors in various different fields and over 3500 non-medical staff in both clinics ensure a professional medical service. In 2012, around 3,000 babies were delivered by the team of doctors at Rostock’s hospitals. In addition, there are about 400 private-practice doctors and 200 dentists in the city. Over 50 chemists provide residents and guests with medication.
Rostock is an active member of the ‘Healthy Cities Network’. This network is a voluntary association of municipalities and builds on the WHO Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion initiative of 1986, with the goal of anchoring health promotion firmly in local politics. The members are coordinated by the health department.
On the go in Rostock & Warnemünde
You only need one ticket to get out and about, regardless of whether you’re travelling by train, bus, ferry or tram, and regardless of you’re travelling in just one tariff zone or across the whole VVW network. Once bought, your ticket is valid from your boarding point to your destination, including any connections.
Chemists & emergency services
Help for animals