Clinic A-Z

Patients and visitors will find useful information on staying at the hospital, including campus-specific information

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Shopping

 All of our campuses provide shopping facilities for patients and visitors:

Shopping facilities on Campus Benjamin Franklin: 

A small florist is situated opposite the cafeteria near the West Entrance. Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. 

There is a kiosk opposite the cafeteria near the West Entrance, where you can buy newspapers, magazines, books, drinks and sweets.

Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 7:00 am to 6:30 pm; and from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays  

Drinks and sweets are also available from dispensers situated in the North Entrance lobby.

Shopping facilities on Campus Charité Mitte:

You can buy flowers at No. 7 Luisenstraße, which is situated inside the pedestrian passage leading to the campus. Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, and 11:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays. 

Books can be purchased from the Lehmanns book store, which is situated at No. 9 Luisenstraße, near the pedestrian passage. Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

You will find a selection of essential items in the cafeteria on the ground floor (Level 1) of Charité Campus Klinik (CCK), Rahel-Hirsch-Weg 4. 

Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm; Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Shopping facilities on Campus Virchow-Klinikum:

A kiosk, which is situated in the glass hall (Glashalle) at No. 10 Mittelallee, stocks a selection of small but important items including newspapers, magazines, drinks and sweets.

Opening times: Mondays to Fridays from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm; Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  

You will also find a number of drinks and sweets dispensers, which are placed in and around the entrance lobbies of various buildings.

Smoking

For health and safety reasons smoking is prohibited except in designated smoking rooms and outdoors.

Spiritual and Pastoral Care

Our patients have access to a Spiritual and Pastoral Care team, whose members provide advice, support and assistance. Our Spiritual and Pastoral Care team are available for pastoral visits, religious services/mass, as well as prayer time and quiet reflection. Bedside ministry is available on request, including Anointing and Holy Communion. Our Spiritual and Pastoral Care team will be happy to arrange for spiritual support for patients of Jewish, Muslim or Eastern Orthodox faiths, as well as patients of different faiths or world views. To find out about religious worship times, please contact us by telephone or refer to the relevant notices. 

On Campus Benjamin Franklin, the Chapel is situated on the ground floor of the main building.

Opening times: daily from 8am to 8pm
t: +49 30 8445 2109 (Protestant Ministry), Tel: +49 30 8445 2108 (Catholic Ministry)

Spiritual and Pastoral Care office hours: Mondays to Fridays from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (Protestant Ministry); and Mondays between 12:00 pm and 1:00pm (Catholic Ministry). 

On Campus Charité Mitte, you will find a Quiet Room for prayer and reflection. It is situated on Level 1 of the Internal Medicine building (Room 01019).

Opening times: daily from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
t: +49 30 450 577 055

Spiritual and Pastoral Care office hours: Tuesdays from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

On Camus Virchow-Klinikum, the Chapel at No. 12 Mittelallee, is used for religious worship as well as prayer and reflection.

Opening times: daily from 8:00 am to approximately 7:00 pm
t: +49 30 450 577 508 or -577 178 (Protestant Ministry), +49 30 450 577 198 (Catholic Ministry)

Spiritual and Pastoral Care office hours: Mondays to Fridays from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm (Protestant Ministry); Mondays to Thursdays between 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm (Catholic Ministry)

For appointments at other times, please contact a member of the relevant Spiritual and Pastoral Care team.  

For further information, please refer to the web pages provided by the Spiritual and Pastoral Care team.

Social Care Team

The work of our Social Care Team complements the work of our medical and nursing teams. For instance, members of our Social Care Team can provide information on suitable housing for the elderly, hospices and nursing homes, as well as assisted living. They will also be able to provide you with answers should you have questions regarding home care, occupational medicine and rehabilitation, social welfare, or elderly care insurance. Simply let a member of the ward staff know, or contact them by telephone: 

On Campus Benjamin Franklin, the Social Care Team can be found on the ground floor of the main building between Ward Buildings 1 and 2.
t: +49 30 8445 2083
Opening times: Tuesdays between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm, and by appointment

On Campus Charité Mitte, you can find the Social Care Team in the walkway connecting the Outpatient Departments. Access is via the entrance at No.13 Luisenstraße, Level 1.
t: +49 30 450 571 022
Please ring to make an appointment

On Campus Virchow-Klinikum, the office of the Social Care Team is situated at No.2 Mittelallee, Level 0.
t: +49 30 450 571 032
Please ring to make an appointment

Students

As a hospital dedicated to ensuring continued high standards of medical care, we are involved in teaching and training the next generation of medical practitioners. As a result, we would ask for patience and understanding from both our patients and visitors. We hope you will be able to recognize the importance of our work with students, and that you will be willing to actively engage with all persons involved in your treatment and recuperation.