Outsourced service

The majority of municipal operations consists of organising public services. Legislation obliges the municipalities to organise social welfare and healthcare services for their residents, but does not specify the scope, content or method of provision. The municipality decides on these itself, and there may be municipality-specific differences in operations. The municipalities have freedom of choice […]

Service vouchers

Service voucher-related practices and the service selection vary considerably across Finland. The value of the service voucher can be the same for everyone or income-related, in which case its value depends on your earnings. Municipalities usually use service vouchers mostly in services for the aged, in dental care and also in certain specialised medical care […]