Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Ankara, Turkey

Location: Turkey, countrywide

Event:  March 14-15, 2022 Turkish Government Physicians Strike

Government physicians throughout Turkey will be on strike March 14-15, 2022.  Many offices throughout the country might be closed for routine services.  However, emergency services will be available at all hospitals and ambulances will continue to operate.

Actions to Take:

  • Go to directly to hospital for emergency medical assistance
  • Call 112 for emergency medical assistance including ambulance transport throughout Turkey


U.S. Embassy (Ankara, Turkey)
110 Ataturk Boulevard
Kavaklidere, 06100
Ankara, Turkey
Tel: +90-312-455-5555

U.S. Consulate General Istanbul
Poligon Mahallesi, Sariyer Caddesi No: 75
İstinye 34460 Sariyer- Istanbul / Turkey

U.S. Consulate Adana
Girne Bulvari No:212 Guzelevler Mah.
Yuregir, Adana – TÜRKİYE
Tel: +90-322-455-4100

U.S. Consular Agency Izmir    

State Department – Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444
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