Costs of assistive devices of health care services in Finland and abroad

In Finland, municipalities are most often responsible for handing over assistive devices to the residents of the municipality. Kela, the insurance institutions and employment pension institutes, employment services and the State Treasury will cover the costs of assistive device services for which they are responsible. In Finland, assistive device services are usually provided free of […]

Assistive devices abroad

If your assistive device breaks while you are abroad The relevant Finnish authorities will not usually reimburse the costs of maintaining or repairing assistive devices abroad, nor will they arrange for a repair to be carried out abroad. The relevant Finnish authorities are not obliged to provide you with a new assistive device abroad. You […]