Exceptional opening hours in the summer of 2017

Note! Starting Monday June 26th the healthcenter's phone customer service hours will be Mon-Fri at 8:00–12:00.

Health centers have limited service from June 26 to August 13, 2017. During the above-mentioned period, health centers primarily treat patients who need urgent care.

Länsimäki health center

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 Länsimäki health center:

  • Patients who have no personal doctor: go to your health center, no advance appointment required, from 8:00 to 16:00.
  • Patients with a personal doctor: call the health center from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 12:00, tel. 09 8392 6483 or 09 8392 6484
  • 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 the health center from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 12:00, tel. 09 8392 6483 or 09 8392 6484

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 from Monday to Friday: 12:00-13:00
  • tel. 09 8392 6349 or 09 8393 1790

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

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 050 312 1847.

Do you need a vaccination?

Public-health nurses give vaccinations without appointment on Tuesdays from 8:00 to 9:00. We give the most common vaccines (tetanus D, polio, MMR) as well as basic vaccines for travelers (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 at the health center. The janitor will give you the measuring device.

INR sample (Marevan test)

INR samples are taken on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 14:00 without appointment (NOTE: only INR, no other samples will be taken), 1st floor.

From 19, June to 13 August, 2017 INR samples are taken on Tuesdays from 10:00 to 11:30 and from 12:00 to 14:00.