Pharmacies in Finland

Health care organisations can host hospital pharmacies and dispensaries that are responsible for the patients’ medication. They do not sell medicines to private customers. Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea grants operating permits to pharmacies and monitors their operation in Finland. You can search for pharmacies with the Apteekkihaku service. In addition to this, the website of […]

Supervision of healthcare

Valvira guides and supervises healthcare professionals and the operations of medical facilities both in the public and private sector. The task of Valvira is to maintain the of healthcare professionals investigate a complaint when it is suspected that a medical error or malpractice has contributed to the death or severe injury. In any other case, […]