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Medical supplies necessary for treatment are distributed to patients with long-term illness and in outpatient care. The medical supplies given at one time are for three months.

Medical supplies are free of charge. Nurses in charge of the products provide guidance and advice on issues related to use.

Medical supplies are ordered by e-mail or a call.

The supplies must be ordered in good time, preferably two weeks in advance, so that they arrive in time before you run out of the previous batch of supplies.

When ordering, please state your name, date of birth, the name of the product, REF-number and the amount of supplies you want to order. When ordering via e-mail, please also state your municipality of residence and your telephone number.

  • Medical supplies for severe or moderate symptoms of impaired urinary or faecal incontinence. Diapers and catheters can be delivered to the home.
  • Stoma care supplies.
  • Other supplies for long-term illnesses, e.g. tracheal care supplies, dialysis supplies, suction catheters, tubular nutrition equipment, urinary stomas.
  • Diabetes supplies
  • Wound treatment supplies (personal liability 3 months) from your local health station, e.g. according to a list provided by the wound care nurse.

Contact information by municipality

  • Distribution of medical supplies have reduced activity in june, july and august do to holidays
  • Below, municipality-wise deviations from normal times
  • Other units have normal operations, but reduced staff, which can lead to longer processing times for cases
  • Please check that your care materials are sufficient over the summer months
  • Order care materials in good time

PEDERSÖRE
Bennäs reception is closed 17.6 – 11.8.2024
Esse reception is open 17.6 – 11.8.2024

LARSMO
29.7 – 11.8 reception is closed

NYKARLEBY
10.6 – 7.7., Medical supplies distribution closed
8.7 – 31.8., reduced activity, distribution of medical supplies tuesdays 12-16

Distribution of medical supplies in Jakobstad is open, orders / contact

  • Elektronically; Diabetes products through Palse.fi
  • Telephone time; tuesdays and thursdays 9-11 phone no 050 913 2691
  • E-mail; hoitotarvikkeet.pietarsaari@ovph.fi
  • Orders are sent by Posti to nearest vacant postbox agent

Contact details unchanged. See also the healthcare material unit’s municipality-wise contact details.

Orders for supplies:

Diabetes supplies need to be ordered 2 weeks prior to pick up.
E-mail: diabetesvaasa@ovph.fi
Telephone service hours: Mon-Thu between 9.00-10.00 a.m., 040 514 0879

When ordering the supplies, please indicate:
Your name, date of birth, the name of the product, REF-number and the number of units needed.

The pick up point of the ordered diabetes supplies:
Diabetes Clinic
Tammikaivontie 4, Building 2, 2nd floor, 65100 Vaasa

The supplies are fetched from a shelf at Diabetes Clinic (next to the elevator) from Monday to Thursday between 8.00-16.00 (4 p.m.). The bag containing your supplies will have the first two letters of both your first and last name marked on it.

Distribution of diabetes medical supplies also with visits to a diabetes specialist nurse or doctor.

Wellbeing Services County of Ostrobothnia
Medical Supplies Distribution Vaasa
PL 44, 65101 Vaasa

Orders for supplies:
Telephone Tue-Thu 09:00-10:00, 040 358 7330 or 040 167 8239
E-mail: hoitotarvikkeet.vaasa@ovph.fi

Order produkts via telephone an e-mail
Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Distribution of material for wound dressing:
Materials for wound dressing are ordered and fetched from Vaasa Health Centre, building H, 1st floor, Hietalahdenkatu 2-4, 65130 Vaasa. Orders are made by calling to the following telephone number: 06 218 9000.

Pietarsaari and Kruunupyy

PO Box 111, 68601 Pietarsaari
Order produkts via telephone or e-mail

Telephone hours:
Mon 09:00-11:00
Tue 09:00-11:00
Thu 09:00-11:00

Tel. 050 913 2691
E-mail: vardmaterial.jakobstad@ovph.fi

Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Uusikaarlepyy, Jepua, Munsala

Mathesiuksenkatu 9, 66900 Uusikaarlepyy
Entrance F from Porvarinkatu

Open:
Tue 12:00-16:00
Wed 08:00-12:00

Telephone hours:
Tue 12:00-16:00
Wed 08:00-12:00

Tel. 040 805 1960

Vaasantie 1, 68910 Pännäinen

Open:
Tue 10:00-11:00
Thu 14.30-15.30

Telephone:
Department secretary 06 786 1690

Bärklarintie 3, 68810 Ytteresse

Open:
Mon 15:00-16:00
Thu 08:00-09:00

Telephone:
Department secretary 06 786 1660

Pajutie 2 B, 68570 Luoto

Open:
Mon 12:30-13:30
Thu 15:00-16:00

Telephone:
Department secretary 06 786 1610

Order for supplies:
Telephone Tue-Thu 09:00-10:00, 040 358 7330 or 040 167 8239
E-mail: hoitotarvikkeet.vaasa@ovph.fi

Distribution of care supplies:
Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Orders for supplies:
Telephone Tue-Thu 09:00-10:00, 040 358 7330 or 040 167 8239
E-mail: hoitotarvikkeet.vaasa@ovph.fi

Distribution of care supplies:
Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Orders for supplies:
Telephone Tue-Thu 09:00-10:00, 040 358 7330 or 040 167 8239
E-mail: hoitotarvikkeet.vaasa@ovph.fi

Distribution of care supplies:
Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Närpiö

Telephone hours:
Tuesday and Thursday 12:00-14:00, tel. 040 120 9085.

Orders can also be placed by e-mail: vardmaterial.narpes@ovph.fi
Electronic order: (diabetes supplies) www.palse.fi

Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Kristiinankaupunki

Order for supplies:
Telephone hours on Wednesdays 9:00-11:00
Tel. 040 359 4082
E-mail: vardmaterial.narpes@ovph.fi

Orders can also be placed by e-mail: vardmaterial.narpes@ovph.fi
Electronic order: (diabetes supplies) www.palse.fi

Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Telephone hours:
Tuesday and Thursday 12:00-14:00, tel. 040 120 9085.

Orders can also be placed by e-mail: vardmaterial.narpes@ovph.fi
Electronic order: (diabetes supplies) www.palse.fi

Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

Orders for supplies:
Telephone Tue-Thu 09:00-10:00, 040 358 7330 or 040 167 8239
E-mail: hoitotarvikkeet.vaasa@ovph.fi

Order produkts via telephone an e-mail
Orders are sent by Posti to nearest (vacant) postbox or postal agent.

For portable oxygen (referral from the Pulmonary Outpatient Clinic of Vaasa Central Hospital) and for aids for respiratory diseases, e.g. oxygen concentrator, contact the rehabilitation instructor of Vaasa Central Hospital.

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