Social and health services client fees

Client fees are charged, for example, for health centre visits, dental care services, home care and home nursing services, housing services, hospital and institutional care as well as medical certificates.

Cancel your appointment if you are unable to show up. The fee for uncancelled, missed appointments is EUR 50.80.

Cancellations must take place by 2:00 pm on the weekday before the scheduled appointment. Appointments can be cancelled during openin hours by telephone and 24/7 online.(extrernal link)

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Contact information

Staff responsible for client fees at Social and Health Services

09 8165 7261Mon-Fri 9 am – 1 pm Welfare and Health Sector Management Client fees, P.O. Box 207, 02070 CITY OF ESPOO

The client fees for social and health services are based on the Act on Client Charges in Healthcare and Social Welfare (734/1992(extrernal link) in Finnish) and the Decree on Client Charges in Healthcare and Social Welfare (912/1992(extrernal link) in Finnish) as well as the Espoo City Board’s decisions.

According to the Act on Client Charges in Healthcare and Social Welfare, a fee can be charged for municipal social and health services, unless otherwise specified in the legislation. The fee for a service may not exceed the costs of producing the service.