Medical care

What to do when you need urgent care in Kainuu?
When you need urgent medical care, during office hours on weekdays contact your local health centre.

Me­di­cal Help­li­ne

tel: 116 117 or +358 8 6156 600 (land­li­ne) 

Me­di­cal Help­li­ne is gi­ving ad­vi­ce and gui­dan­ce in mat­ters re­gar­ding health­ca­re and so­cial ser­vi­ces. Plea­se call Me­di­cal Help­li­ne be­fo­re you go to an emer­gen­cy cli­nic. In an ur­gent or li­fe th­rea­te­ning emer­gen­cy, call the emer­gen­cy num­ber 112 ins­tead.

In emergency situation, please use national emergency telephone number 112.

Regular opening hours:

Mon-Thurs: 8-16
Fri: 8-15
Exceptions:
The day before a public holiday, 23rd December and the day before Midsummer Eve: 8-15
Closed: Sat, Sun, public holidays, Christmas and Midsummer Eve

Health Centre contact details

Hyrynsalmi Health Centre

Kiviöntie 11
89400 Hyrynsalmi

Kajaani, Main Health Centre

Satamakatu 2
87100 Kajaani

Kajaani, Vuolijoki Health Centre

Papintie 2
88270 Kajaani

Opening hours:
Mon to Thurs: 8-15
Fri, the day before a public holiday, 23rd December and the day before Midsummer Eve: 8-14

Kuhmo Health Centre

Kirkkotie 16
88900 Kuhmo

Opening hours on Sat-Sun, public holidays, Christmas and Midsummer Eve: 9-17

Paltamo Health Centre

Sairaalatie 7
88300 Paltamo

Ristijärvi Health Centre

Saukontie 1
88400 Ristijärvi

Opening hours:
Mon-Thurs: 8-15
Fri, the day before a public holiday, 23rd December and the day before Midsummer Eve: 8-14

Sotkamo Health Centre

Keskuskatu 9
88600 Sotkamo

Suomussalmi Health Centre

Välskärinkuja 2
89600 Suomussalmi

Opening hours on Sat-Sun, public holidays, Christmas and Midsummer Eve: 9-17