Lapland Hospital District


General information and key figures

The Lapland Hospital District is a joint municipal authority owned by 15 municipalities. It is responsible for providing specialist health care services for the population of the region as well as for treatment and rehabilitation of substance abuse problems in cooperation with primary health care and social services.

The resources are planned according to the health care needs of the population and the principles of good service so that the results are economically viable and of high quality.

In order to achieve these results we focus on maintaining the skills of the personnel, on monitoring the needs of the population, the care provided and the effectiveness of treatment provided as well as on disseminating information.

The Lapland Hospital District is part of the special responsibility area (ERVA) of the Oulu University Hospital.

Personnel / Budget 2015  
Doctors
Treatment and research staff
Maintenance staff
Administrative and clerical staff
Total
149
1163
218
103
1633
Activity figures 2014  
Treatment periods
Treatment days
Outpatient visits
Surgical operations
X-ray examinations
Births
18 101
82 880
154 926
9 226
50 887
1 102
Hospital beds 2015  
Medicinal treatment
Operative treatment
Psychiatric care
Substance abuse treatment
Total
99
119
72
12
302


Operating income: Budget 2015 182,3 million euros