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The emergency number (hätänumero) in Finland is 112. Call the emergency number only in genuine emergency situations, when someone’s life, health, property or the environment is in danger.

Call the emergency number 112, for example, in the following situations:

  • you have been in a car accident or you have witnessed an accident
  • somebody’s life is in danger
  • you notice that a fire has started
  • you notice that there has been a break-in somewhere      

Health Services in Rovaniemi

These pages provide you information on helth services in Rovaniemi. 

If you have Finnish residency, you have the right to access public health care services. If  you do not permanently live in Finland, you can use the services of private health care providers. You have the right receive emergency health care regardless of your place of residence. Treatment costs may, however, be applied afterwards if you do not permanently reside in Finland. 

More information about this topic can be found on the InfoFinland page Health services in Finland.








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