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Pharmacies in Finland

Health care organisations can host hospital pharmacies and dispensaries that are responsible for the patients’ medication. They do not sell medicines to private customers. Finnish Medicines Agency grants operating permits to pharmacies and monitors their operation in Finland. You can find the contact information of all pharmacies in Finland in the search service. In […]

Supervision of healthcare in Finland

Valvira guides and supervises the operations of healthcare professionals and healthcare units in both the public and the private sector. The task of Valvira is to maintain the investigate a complaint when it is suspected that a medical error or malpractice has contributed to the death or severe injury (in any other case, the […]