Länsimäki health center
For urgent care on weekdays, contact your own 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 Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, on Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00; 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.
Would you like to book an appointment or inquire about your lab results?
Call the health center 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, 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.