Appointments for a doctor's and a nurse's reception

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An appointment for the health centre (non-urgent care)

When there is no urgent need for treatment, an appointment is made with a doctor or with a nurse. At the moment (Jan 2015) waiting time for non-urgent doctor's appointment in Kittilä health centre is two weeks.

A doctor's reception

The non-urgent appointment reception reservation in the municipality of Kittilä uses reservation callback system. Appointment reservations for non-urgent doctor's reception are done between 9-15, tel. 040 844 5040 ja 040 867 8875. Read instructions for using the telephone reservation (callback) system.

 

A nurse's reception

In urgent cases contact the emergency duty number 0400 356 498.

Procedures :

  • urgent treatment evaluation
  • general health guidance
  • wound treatments
  • removing stitches
  • ear cleaning
  • ear controls (children over 4 years and adults)
  • injections (im, iv., sc.), blood transfusions
  • patients in toleration treatment
  • evaluating and realizing treatment for people with injuries in the locomotor system (taping, bandaging, splints, plastering)

Non-urgent nurse's appointment, weekdays between 10–14 phone number 040 747 6102
Procedures:

  • scheduled controls / examinations

Appointment reservation uses reservation callback system. Read instructions for callback system.

 

Prescriptions, patient documents and statement requests, phone number 0400 356 499

Appointment reservation uses reservation callback system. Read instructions for callback system.

 

Marevan-clients:

INR-results (Marevan-treatment) and appointment for the next control will be mailed home, or a client gets the card himself/herself as agreed at the registration window. The results will be called to the client if the dosing changes.

 

Surgery contact nurse Arja Tohmo, weekdays between 9-14, phone number 040 747 6102 (callback system)
Procedures:

  • pre-surgery tests and guidance

 

Cardio nurse Arja Tohmo, weekdays between 9-14, phone number 040 747 6102 (callback system)
Procedures:

  • guidance for Marevan-treatment
  • first control for patients who have recently undergone bypass surgery or angioplasty.

Appointment reservation uses reservation callback system. Read instructions for callback system.

 

Asthma nurse Arja Tohmo, weekdays between 9-14, phone number 040 747 6102 (callback system)
Procedures:

  • pef-control guidance
  • medical treatment guidance
  • interval controls
  • environment and lifestyle guidance
  • self-care guidance

 

 

Appointment reservation uses reservation callback system. Read instructions for callbacksystem.

 

Diabetes nurses, public health nurses Merja Piekkari, phone number 040 137 2422, and Anne Vierelä, phone number 040 525 5295. Appointments on weekdays between 12-13. More information about treating diabetes.

 

Memory nurse, public health nurse Merja Piekkari, phone number 040 137 2422.

Health centre fees

 

Urgent need for treatment

 

In emergency duty cases one must always contact Kittilä health centre first, phone number 0400 356 498. On evenings and weekends the number 016 510 0200 works also as an emergency duty number.

A nurse evaluates the need for treatment which determines further treatment.

An ambulance is ordered by calling 112.

Look up more information in Emergency duty and first aid.

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20.1.2015