Emergency duty and first aid

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Emergency duty
+358 (0)400 356 498, evenings and weekends also +358 (0)40 180 7371
Visit: Kittilä health centre, Sairaalantie 2, 99100 Kittilä
Fax 016 643 518 (reception)


Emergency duty on weekdays between 8-16, policlinic reception

Call  +358 (0)400 356 498 for Doctors' policlinic reception appointments and for nurses' policlinic reception appointments.


Emergency duty on evenings after 4 p.m. and holy days

Kittilä works in an emergemcy duty circle together with Kolari and Muonio-Enontekiö every third day in evenigns after 4 p.m. and holy days after 8 a.m.

In emergency duty cases always contact Kittilä health centre first in +358 (0)400 356 498, evenings and weekends also in +358 (0)40 180 7371.

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


In case of an urgent emergency

An ambulance is ordered by calling 112, e.g. in case of serious chest pain, difficultien in respiration, serious injuries abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart, changes in consciousness or similar conditions.  Bring your KELA-card if possible.


Non-urgent care need

When a need for care is not urgent, an appointment with a doctor or a nurse is booked. Contact information can be found in Appointment: a doctor's or a nurse's reception.

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