Pre-hospital emergency care and patient transport

Pre-hospital emergency care refers to the urgent treatment given to a patient who suddenly becomes ill or has been injured and, if necessary, transportation of the patient for follow-up care. The pre-hospital emergency care staff start treatment, if needed, already at the location where the patient has fallen ill or has been injured. The hospital […]

Help in emergencies in Finland

In emergences you are entitled to receive emergency medical care, such as dental treatment, mental health treatment and substance abuse treatment at any public healthcare unit in Finland. Emergency treatment refers to the immediate assessment and treatment required in the case of sudden illness, injury, worsening of a long-term illness or deterioration of functional ability. […]