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 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. +358 295 209 244 on weekdays 10-11 a.m. and 14-15 p.m. Private health care service providers' annual reports tel. +358 295 209 288 on weekdays 12-14 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.
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 Technologies) Director Helena Mönttinen (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 Specialist Ms. Eija Kenttäkumpu, tel +358 295 209 303