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Health in Kauniainen

Published14.04.2022

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Call the emergency number 112 in an emergency. The emergency number should be dialled in case of an accident or a seizure, for example. Do not call the emergency number if the matter is not urgent.

If your municipality of residence is Kauniainen, you are entitled to use public health services. Public health services are offered, for example, by health centres, dental clinics, maternity and child health clinics and hospitals.

If you are not entitled to use public health services you can go to a private clinic. However, there you have to pay all the expenses yourself.

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Health services in Kauniainen

Public health care services in Kauniainen are provided by the health centre. The health centre has a doctor’s, nurse’s and public health nurse’s practice. The health centre is open on weekdays at 8 am–4 pm. If you need treatment on the same day, contact the health centre as soon as it opens in the morning.

Kauniainen Health Centre
Asematie 19
02700 Kauniainen
Tel. 09 8789 1300

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Health station

Private health services

Read more about private health services on the pages Health in Espoo and Health in Helsinki .

Medication

You can buy medicine at pharmacies. The address of the pharmacy in Kauniainen is Kirkkotie 15, Kauniainen.

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Pharmacies

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Contact information for pharmacies

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Health care for undocumented migrants

Global Clinic in Helsinki provides basic health care to people who are in Finland without permits.

Tel. 044 977 4547
E-mail: globalclinic.finland(at)gmail.com.

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Emergency clinic

The health centre is closed in the evening and at weekends. At those times, urgent illnesses and accidents are treated at the emergency health centre. The closest emergency clinic is at Jorvi Hospital in Espoo.

Call the free-of-charge medical helpline, tel. 116 117, before coming to the emergency health centre.

Jorvin Hospital Emergency Clinic
Turuntie 150
02740 Espoo
Puh. 09 4711

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Emergency services

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Children’s health

The nurses and doctors of maternity and child health clinics help with the health care of children under the school age. You can ask them for advice and support for parenting and child-raising. The clinics monitor the health and growth of children.

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Guidance clinics

If your child falls ill and requires treatment, please contact the Kauniainen Health Centre.

Kauniaisten Health Centre
Asematie 19
02700 Kauniainen
Tel. 09 8789 1300

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Health station

A school nurse looks after the health of school-age children.

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School health care

In evenings and at weekends, emergency care for children under 16 years of age is provided at the Jorvi Hospital in Espoo and the Children’s Hospital in Helsinki.

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Emergency services for children

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Dental care

Appointment booking for the Kauniainen Health Centre’s dental clinic, Mon–Fri:
Tel. 09 505 6379

In the evenings and at weekends, emergency dental care is provided at the Haartman Hospital in Helsinki. Please call the emergency clinic in advance. Emergency clinic of the Haartman Hospital on weekdays 2 pm–9 pm and Sat–Sun 8 am–9 pm. Tel. 09 471 71110

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Dental care

Private dental care

There are also private dentists in Kauniainen. If you are not entitled to use public health services, you can go to a private dentist. Private dental care is more expensive than private dental care.

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Mental health

If you need mental help and support, contact the Kauniainen Health Centre.

Kauniainen Health Centre
Asematie 19
02700 Kauniainen
Tel. 09 5056 600

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Mental health

Western Uusimaa Social and Crisis Emergency Services serve residents of Kauniainen. In a crisis situation, you can call or visit the emergency services.

Western Uusimaa Social and Crisis Emergency Services
Vitikka 1 C, 02630 Espoo
Tel. (09) 816 42439
Open every day around the clock.

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Crisis services

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Sexual health

Maternity and family-planning clinics provide assistance in contraception and family planning.

Venereal diseases are treated at the Health Centre and Helsinki Outpatient Department for Sexually Transmitted Diseases.

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Health station

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Sexually transmitted disease clinic

Pregnancy and childbirth

The maternity health clinic monitors the health of the mother, the baby and the whole family during pregnancy. Contact a clinic when you notice that you are pregnant.

Appointment booking 12 noon–1 pm
Tel. 09 8789 1344

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The closest maternity hospital is the Jorvi Hospital in Espoo. If you wish, you can also deliver your baby in some other hospital within the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS).

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Choosing a maternity hospital

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On-call services at maternity hospitals

Disabled persons

The City of Kauniainen organises a variety of services for disabled persons, including aid equipment and day activities. You can ask your local social worker about services for disabled people.

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