Health centers' phone service is busy

At the moment:

  • we can only answer urgent calls. If you need non-urgent care please contact us later.
  • it's not possible to leave a call-back request.
  • you can't make an appointment to a nurse through online service Maisa

We regret the situation.

Informing of the coronavirus test results and canceling the sampling appointment

If you have taken a coronavirus test, please wait for the health care service to contact you about the test results. If your test result is negative, you will be informed about it by text message. If the result is positive, we will call you.

If you have taken the coronavirus test somewhere else and want to cancel your sampling appointment, send a text message to 040 574 4555. Please note that even if your symptoms have lessened, it is good to go and have the test.

Health center's phone service during corona epidemic

If you need non-urgent care during coronavirus epidemic

1. Click your symptoms on the online service. We will contact you within 2 days.

In urgent cases

  • Call the appointment service at 8:00-16:00, tel. 09 839 50000. More information about calling to the health centers here.
  • Evenings, nights, or weekends call tel. 116 117

If you fall ill suddenly and don't suspect coronavirus: patients with no personal doctor can freely choose the day clinic where they want to go to among all the health centers in Vantaa.

New coronavirus helpline for all Vantaa residents

Counseling service Tel. 09 8395 0070

Call the number if

  • you are concerned about how the coronavirus will affect your everyday life.
  • you think that you have been exposed to the coronavirus or,
  • based on your symptoms, you believe you may have been infected.

Information about the coronavirus disease and its prevention

Think you may have the coronavirus?

If you have only mild symptoms, you can make an appointment for the test yourself. You will find more information on the service in the notification. Now the Coronabot service has been updated with the feature to book an appointment on behalf of someone else. A parent can book an appointment for their dependant under 16 years of age. If you wish to make an appointment with somebody else, please contact Vantaa health centers’ phone service.

Coronavirus symptoms

If you think you need professional help, submit an online assessment of your symptoms.

Hakunila 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 Hakunila health station:

  • Come to the health center between 8:00 and 16:00.
  • You can call the appointment service at 8:00-16:00, tel. 09 839 50000, or come to the health center without advance appointment.
  • In acute cases, please contact the health center already in the morning.
  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 50000,
Evenings, nights, or weekends 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. 116 117

In case of emergency, call 112.

Non-urgent cases

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

Would you like to ask for advice?

  • Health counseling in Vantaa is available on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 50000

Appointment with a nurse

  • No appointment required from Mondays to Fridays from 8:00 to 11:00.
  • You can also book an appointment by phone from 8:00 to 10:00 and from 13:00 to 14:00, tel. 09 8392 2202

Nurse's appointments are meant for treating small accidents, wounds, giving injections, and writing sickness certificates. In addition, nurses give vaccinations.

Ask a public-health nurse

  • Public-health nurses phone consultation hours are on weekdays from 8:00 to 16:00, tel. 09 839 50000.

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.

  • Make sure to write your whole name, identity number, and reason for appointment in your text message and send it to phone number 040 5755 958.

Problems with substance abuse

You can ask a peer counselor in substance abuse work about advice, if you are worried about your own or your relative's use of intoxicants. The peer counselor has himself or herself struggled with the same problems and has been trained to help other people in similar situations. You can book an appointment with a peer counselor by phone from Mondays through Wednesdays from 12:00 to 13:00, tel. 050 318 1649.

Do you need a vaccination?

Nurses give vaccinations without advance appointment on Thursdays from 14:00 to 15:00.
They 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

At the health center, you can measure your blood pressure yourself—during the opening hours of the health center—in the public-health nurses' waiting lobby.