Emergency Medical Information Center - 1339 from a landline or 02-1339 from a mobile or outside Seoul

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http://world.1339.or.kr/eng/index.asp
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The Seoul Emergency Medical Information Center provides Seoul and Jeju with first-aid, disease and hospital information for 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. They provide information in Korean, English, Japanese and Chinese and trained medical staff provide medical counseling and offer useful medical information. To use this service, dial 1339 without area codes. However, when you call from a mobile phone or outside Seoul, dial 02-1399. if you call 1339 from your mobile, then please remember to have your home address handy if you require an ambulance (they can only recognize where you are calling from if you use your landline).