Health center's phone service

NOTE! Health centers' phone service is busy.

Health centers’ appointment number 09 839 50 000 will serve customers in all health-related matters. The service is open from 8 am to 4 pm on weekdays. You can leave a call-back request Mon-Fri at 8:00-14:00.

When you call, choose language: Finnish, Swedish or English. In addition, based on your matter, choose:

  • 1: if your matter is related to an appointment, fixed-term control, test results, medical report, renewal of prescription, or your case is not urgent. You can leave a call-back request. We try to reply to your call-back request as soon as possible: call-back requests regarding non-urgent cases may be postponed to the following weekdays.
  • 2: if your case is acute or if your symptoms have become worse. The call-back request is only possible if you choose 1.

More information about calling to the health centers here.

Korso 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 Korso health center:

  • 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.
  • Call the toll-free Heldical helpline number 116 117 before you go to the emergency clinic. In case of an emergency, you can go to Peijas emergency clinic without calling first. You can also call Medical Helpline in sudden health issues when your health center is closed.

In case of an 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

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.

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.