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.

Myyrmäki Health Center

Contact Myyrmäki Health Center without queueing

Click your symptoms on the online service! Myyrmäki Health Center has introduced online assessment of need for care. The new service helps to refer Vantaa residents faster and more directly to appropriate care and examinations. You can make an online assessment of need for care anytime without having to queue on the phone.

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 Myyrmäki health center:

  • Come to the health center between 8:00 and 16:00.
  • You can call the appointment service at 8:00-12:00, 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 12:00 to 13:00, tel. 09 8393 5264

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 during their phone consultation hours 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 the message to phone number 040 838 9945.

Rheumatism treatment

Personal doctors treat patients with rheumatism at the health center. Myyrmäki and Tikkurila health centers have rheumatism units. Personal doctors can consult the units' rheumatism specialists.

Myyrmäki rheumatism unit serves West Vantaa, while the Tikkurila unit serves Central and North Vantaa. Contact the rheumatism unit through your own health center team. A doctor's referral is required for the rheumatism unit.

Do you need a vaccination?

Vaccinations are given on Thursdays from 09:00 to 10:00, no appointment required, at public-health nurses' appointment on the 2nd floor. 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.

If you need a vacation, you can go to any health center.

Measure your blood pressure

You can measure you blood pressure at lobbies 1 and 2 on the second floor of Myyrmäki health center. In the self-care point, you can measure your blood pressure and find myriad instructions for promoting your wellbeing.