Korso health center

Note! Korso health station is closed on Wednesday 31 May from 10:30 to 16:00. In acute cases, you can seek care at Koivukylä health station (Karsikkokuja 15) at 10:30-16.

Urgent cases

Did you fall ill suddenly? Patients with no personal doctor can freely choose the day clinic where they want to go to among all the health centers in Vantaa. View the health centers’ queue situation.

Urgent care on weekdays at Korso health center:

  • Patients without a personal doctor: go to the health center on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00 without an advance appointment.
  • Patients with a personal doctor: call your own team from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, on Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00.
    • Team A, tel. 09 8393 2041
    • Team B, tel. 09 8393 2043
    • During phone consultation hours, it is worth your while to remain in the queue. If you hang up and call again, you will be placed last in the queue.
  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 10023

Urgent care in the evening, at night and over the weekend or in case of acute and severe illnesses:

  • Seek help at the around-the-clock health center on-call service at Peijas hospital (Sairaalakatu 1, 01400 Vantaa), tel. 09 471 67060

In case of an emergency, call 112.

Non-urgent cases

Would you like to book an appointment or inquire about your lab results?

  • Call your own team from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 to11:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, on Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00.
    • Team A, tel. 09 8393 2041
    • Team B, tel. 09 8393 2043
  • If you do not know your own team, call the team based on the first letter of your last name; team A: A–L and team B: M–Ö.
  • During phone consultation hours, it is worth your while to remain in the queue. If you hang up and call again, you will be placed last in the queue.

Would you like to ask for advice?

  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 10023

Ask a public-health nurse

  • Public-health nurses' phone consultation hours are on weekdays from 12:00 to 13:00, tel. 09 8393 2601

Public-health nurses advise on issues related to lifestyles, diabetes, mental health, blood pressure, and cholesterol. You can also make an appointment with a public-health nurse by phone.

The deaf and the hearing impaired

Deaf and hearing-impaired Vantaa residents can make or cancel appointments by text messages. When making an appointment, a nurse may text questions clarifying the customer's situation.

  • Write your full name, identity number and reason for the appointment in the text message and send it to phone number 043 825 2157.

Problems with substance abuse

You can ask Korso health center's substance-abuse nurse about advice, if you are worried about your own or your relative's use of intoxicants. You can make an appointment with the substance-abuse nurse by calling the team phone numbers.

Do you need a vaccination?

Vaccinations are given on Thursday from 8:00 to 9:00, no appointment required, at waiting lobby 2. We give the most common vaccines (tetanus D, polio, MMR) as well as voluntary vaccines (bring your own vaccines with you). The prescriptions for voluntary vaccines will be given by a doctor.

Note! Only Tikkurila and Myyrmäki health centers provide yellow fever vaccination and anti-malarial drugs.

Measure your blood pressure

You can measure your blood pressure yourself beside room 21, at the end of the entrance corridor. When required, our employees are happy to help you.