Diabetes nurses are public health nurses Merja Piekkari and Anne Vierelä according to area distribution.
Merja Piekkari, phone number 040 137 2422
Region: riverside of Kittilä village, Raattama, Rauhala, Tepasto, Köngäs, Pulju, Lompolo, Rautuskylä, Hanhimaa, Pokka, Sirkka, Kelontekemä, Kiistala, Tepsa
Raattama: 1st Wednesday of every month between 10-11.
Sirkka: 1st Wednesday of every month between 13-14.
Kiistala: 2nd Tuesday of every month between 9-10.
Tepsa: 2nd Tuesday of every month between 12-13.
Anne Vierelä, phone number 040 525 5295
Region: west of Valtatie in central Kittilä, Kallo, Kaukonen, Alakylä, Helppi, Kinisjärvi, Vuoma, Molkojärvi
Kallo: 3rd Monday of every month between 9-10.
Kaukonen: 3rd Monday of every month between 11-12.
Alakylä: 4th Wednesday of every month between 9-10.
Molkojärvi: 4th Wednesday of every month between 11-12.
Secondary clinics in villages offer guidance in health-related matters for adults and seniors, concerning for example diabetes, blood pressure and memory. Blood tests are also taken when necessary.
Telephone times for diabetes nurses
Telephone time on weekdays between 12-13.
Please call during telephone time as calls cannot be taken during reception.