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Please call and make an appointment to meet with a staff member before visiting our office.
Telephone Exchange +358 295 209 111
Professional practice rights of social welfare and healthcare professionals tel. +358 295 209 550 on mon-tue and thu-fri 10.00-11.00 a.m.
Health care supervision tel. +358 295 209 444 on weekdays 9.00-11.00 a.m.
Social welfare supervision tel. +358 295 209 299 on weekdays 9.00-11.00 a.m.
Private health care service providers tel. +358 295 209 244 on weekdays 10.00-11.00 a.m.
Our office in Helsinki is located in Itä-Pasila, close to the railway station and the Tripla shopping centre. Pasila is served by all local and intercity trains, the number 2, 7 and 9 trams and many bus services. Parking, however, is limited but paid parking is available for example at P-Veturi.
Our Rovaniemi office is at Koskenranta 3, about 10 km from the airport and 2 km from the railway station.
Director General Markus Henriksson
Director Jussi Holmalahti (Department for Health, Legal Rights and Product Safety)
Director Helena Mönttinen (Department for Social Welfare and Health Care)
Administrative Director Jussi Luomajärvi (Administration Department)
Head of Communications Marjut Gerkman (Communications)
Development Manager Petri Huovinen
Executive Assistant Anne Aapro
For the media
Communications’ email address is viestinta(at)valvira.fi
In July our service hours are until 2.30 pm.
Head of Communications
Ms. Marjut Gerkman, tel +358 295 209 388
Ms. Eija Kenttäkumpu (on leave of absence)