Primary Health Care Unit

Kuopio University Hospital District includes a primary health care unit which

  • is in charge of preparing the arrangement plan of the area's health services
  • promotes co-operation and work division between hospitals and health centers, and develops treatment and rehabilitation chains
  • follows and assesses primary health care in the area and the development of its activities and structures
  • co-ordinates research and development activity in the health centers
  • co-ordinates health promotion in the area
  • is a part of the national and international network for development, research and education in primary health care
  • plans and develops the undergraduate and postgraduate training of physicians

Contact Information

Pekka Puustinen
Chief Physician
tel. (+358) 44 717 9325

Mirkka Tulokas
Secretary, administration
tel. (+358) 44 717 9331

E-mail
firstname.lastname@kuh.fi