The strategy 2020- drives our financial as well as operational planning, development and management. The goal of this strategy is to ensure that the entire population of the region and in northern Finland will receive equal and high-quality services.


Our values

Human dignity

We treat everyone fairly and equally


We develop a public service that functions responsibly at all levels of our organization and
for the needs of our society


We work together and appreciate one another

Renewability, transparency

We operate innovatively and transparently


Our vision and strategic goals

We are an innovative, developing and efficient service producer, as well as a highly valued employer. We ensure this by continuing to develop our organization, modernizing our facilities and service processes, as well as by collaborating with our owners, the university, and other stakeholders.

  • We implement our services in seamless cooperation with municipalities and other organizations providing social and health services in our area.

  • Our operations are efficient, productive and based on a balanced economy.

  • We offer effective and patient-oriented services in a timely manner.

  • We are a major actor of northern society.