Medical Helpline 116 117 launches in Tampere Region in January 2021

Published 09.11.2020

A 24/7 Medical Helpline 116 117 will be launched in the Tampere Region in January 2021. The helpline serves all residents in the Tampere Region outside the opening hours of local health centres. A nurse assesses whether urgent care is needed and guides the caller to the correct location for medical care. The helpline nurses also offer help and self care guidance for sudden health problems.