Please call and make an appointment to meet with a staff member before visiting our office.
Valvira’s Helsinki office will move to new premises on 20 January 2020. No personal appointments will be arranged between 13-17 January 2020. From 13 January 2020 onwards, documents will be received at Ratapihantie 9.
Telephone Exchange +358 295 209 111
Professional practice rights of social welfare and healthcare professionals tel. +358 295 209 550 on weekdays 10-11 a.m. and 14-15 p.m. Health care supervision tel. +358 295 209 444 on weekdays 9-11 a.m. and 13-15 p.m. Social welfare supervision tel. +358 295 209 299 on weekdays 9-11 a.m. and 13-15 p.m. Private health care service providers tel. +358 295 209 288 on weekdays 9-11 a.m. and 13-15 p.m.
The price for calls to the 0295 numbers is the local network fee or the mobile call fee charged by the caller's operator. When calling from abroad, the price is determined by the local operator.
Telephone service hours 13–17 January 2020
Valvira’s Helsinki office will to move to new premises. The move means that between 13-17 January 2020, our telephone service in matters concerning the professional practice rights of social welfare and health care professionals, health care supervision and social welfare supervision will be available only between 10am and 11am on weekdays. Valvira’s switchboard will operate as normal.
Director General Markus Henriksson Director Jussi Holmalahti (Department for Health, Legal Rights and Technologies) Director Tarja Holi (Department for Healthcare Supervision) Director Esa Koukkari (Department for Private Sector Licencing and Social Welfare Supervision) Administrative Director Ritva Kujala (Administration Department) Head of Communications Anna Karjalainen (Communications) Development Manager Petri Huovinen Executive Assistant Anne Aapro
For the media
Communications’ email address is viestinta(at)valvira.fi
Head of Communications Ms. Anna Karjalainen, tel +358 295 209 354
Communications Officer Ms. Eija Kenttäkumpu, tel +358 295 209 303