Statistics from the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL): Differences in waiting lists between healthcare districts


At the end of December 2016, 115,823 patients were waiting for access to treatment at the hospitals of healthcare districts, and almost 2,000 of them had been waiting for non-urgent treatment for more than six months, says a THL statistics report. The fastest access to non-urgent special medical treatment was available in Southwest Finland […]

Statistical and research information

can be found on Contact Point’s SlideShare presentation. Statistics provided by Kela include information on European Health Insurance Cards (EHIC), medical care costs incurred abroad and their reimbursements, and prior authorisations for seeking treatment abroad. The statistics also include . The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) collects  from social and health care […]