Prisoners' health care

The Prisoners' Health Care Unit arranges the health services for prisoners.The Unit provides primary health care services, dental health care services, and psychiatric health care services mainly by itself. Other specialised health care services and emergency services are outsourced.

The administration of the Prisoners' Health Care Unit operates under the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL). The Prisoners' Health Care Unit works in close cooperation with the Criminal Sanctions Agency.

Published 11.7.2019