<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Wed, 13 Mar 2019 18:05:52 +0200 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html <![CDATA[Screenings for intestinal cancer begin in Tampere and Orivesi in April]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/03/20032019_1.html Screenings for intestinal cancer will begin in Tampere in April. The screenings are part of a nation-wide trial by the Finnish Cancer Registry. After Tampere, intestinal cancer screening trials will commence in five other municipalities or federations of municipalities.

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Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:26:58 +0200
<![CDATA[Customer feedback: Social and health services receive a school grade of 8.7]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/30012019_1.html Customers of the City of Tampere’s social and health services (non-institutional and housing services) were very satisfied with the quality of the services. During 2018, 42,000 instances of feedback were collected using customer feedback devices at 37 locations. The overall feedback score received by social and health services is equivalent to a school grade of 8.7. Among customers, 72% would recommend the service to their friends or family. The result remained at a level similar to last year’s.

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Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:50:19 +0200
<![CDATA[Remote video interpretation found useful in day care and health services]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/24012019_1.html The City of Tampere tested mobile interpretation at health centres as well as at day care centres for acute interpretation needs. The service enabled the same level level of service across all customers so it will be used in the future too.

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Thu, 24 Jan 2019 17:00:00 +0200
<![CDATA[The provision of free contraception to young people under 20 to be extended in Tampere and Orivesi]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/16012019_1.html The City of Tampere will extend the provision of free contraception in Tampere and Orivesi in February. Starting from 1 February 2019, all young people in Tampere and Orivesi who are under 20 years of age as well as all young people under 20 from other municipalities who are pursuing their upper secondary education in Tampere or Orivesi will be entitled to the extended free contraception.

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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:28:30 +0200
<![CDATA[Christmas holidays bring changes to social and health services opening hours]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/12/17122018_1.html During Christmas and New Year, there will be changes in the opening hours of the City of Tampere’s social and health services. Treatment guidance and information on care are available from the health services information and advice centre by calling 03 10023, every day, even during the holidays, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:57:15 +0200
<![CDATA[Financial and Debt Counselling will move to legal aid offices at the beginning of next year]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/11/27112018_1.html At the beginning of 2019, the Financial and Debt Counselling Unit will move from the municipality to legal aid offices. The contact information for all financial and debt advisors will change at the beginning of the year.

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Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:09:16 +0200
<![CDATA[Urgent appointments increased in health centres ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/11/13112018_1.html Tampere aims to make it easier for residents to find urgent care in health centres. Emergency care will be increased at all health centres. The policies of health centres will also be amended. Some matters can be handled over the phone, for example, without the need to book an appointment.

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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:28:48 +0200
<![CDATA[Influenza vaccinations to start in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/10/15102018_1.html Influenza vaccinations to start at City of Tampere health centres on 15 October 2018. Vaccination appointments at the city’s health centres can be reserved from the City of Tampere website at www.tampere.fi/influenssarokotukset (only in Finnishs) or the health services counselling number 03 10023 daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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Mon, 15 Oct 2018 10:16:28 +0300
<![CDATA[Changes in health centre services in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/07/03072018_1.html The health centre service provider for the regions of the city centre and Hervanta of the City of Tampere will change as of 1 August 2018. The new service provider will be Mehiläinen Terveyspalvelut Oy. The change will be visible to customers, for instance, in a change of location: as of August, the new location for the city centre is the Finlayson area and the Duo shopping centre for Hervanta. In spring, the city put the services out to tender. The services were previously provided by Pihlajalinna.

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Tue, 3 Jul 2018 14:07:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Six health centres in Tampere open throughout the summer]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/05/28052018_1.html Six city health centres will serve the people of Tampere throughout the summer: Hatanpää, Hervanta, Linnainmaa, Tammelakeskus, Tipotie, and Oma lääkärisi Tesoma. Also the Orivesi health centre will be open all summer.

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Mon, 28 May 2018 14:30:47 +0300
<![CDATA[Migration Info Centre moving to Cultural House Laikku at Tampere Central Square at the beginning of May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/04/18042018_1.html Starting 2 May 2018, Migration Info Centre Mainio will provide service at the premises of Cultural House Laikku (the Old Library House) at Tampere Central Square, Keskustori 4 (3rd floor). Due to the relocation, Mainio will be closed on 23–30 April. The phone service will also be closed.

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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:21:34 +0300
<![CDATA[Tesoma Wellbeing Centre to open on 9 April]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/03/27032018_1.html Tesoma Wellbeing Centre in Tampere will be the new place for encounters for the residents of Tesoma. The centre houses city services from a library to a health centre, all under one roof. The new wellbeing centre and its services will open in connection with the Wester business centre (Tesomankatu 4 A) on Monday, 9 April 2018.

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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:05:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Ideas for improvement from Social and Primary Health Care Services’ survey]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/01/11012018_1.html According to the results of the annual survey by the City of Tampere Social and Primary Health Care Services, customers were happy with the expert service and good treatment they were provided by social and healthcare services in 2017. However, respondents felt that their possibility to participate in the planning and evaluating of their own service track was in need of improvement.

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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:49:34 +0200
<![CDATA[Christmas season changes opening hours of city social and health services]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/12/18122017_1.html Chistmas season changes opening hours of city social and health services. Treatment guidance and information on care are also available from the health services information and advice centre in Christmas and New Year’s day from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 12:29:09 +0200
<![CDATA[The Migration Info Centre offers video chat service in seven languages]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/11/20112017_1.html The City of Tampere’s Migration Info Centre Mainio has launched a new video chat service. In the Migration Info Centre video chat, you can use either an ordinary text-based chat or a video call. In a video call, it is possible to share the screen and look at websites or fill in forms together with the advisor.

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Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:44:26 +0200
<![CDATA[Tampere city is opening an feedback survey for social and primary health care customers]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/10/23102017_1.html Tampere city is opening annual customer feedback survey at 23th October- 5th November 2017 for customers who have used Tampere or Orivesi services during 2017. You can participate at the survey at www.tampere.fi/welfareservices.

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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:47:38 +0300
<![CDATA[Influenza vaccinations to start in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/10/09102017_1.html Influenza vaccinations will begin at the health centres of the City of Tampere on Monday 9 October 2017. The school and student health services will also start vaccinating pupils and students included in risk groups.

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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 09:27:57 +0300
<![CDATA[Finnish language courses -info for immigrants 16 August]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/06/30062017_1.html Looking for a Finnish language course? Come and get more information about language courses starting this autumn in Tampere. Info session takes place on Wednesday 16.8.2017 at 4 pm to 6 pm at Tampereen seudun työväenopisto Sampola (entrance hall, Sammonkatu 2).

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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 14:10:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Check the summer opening hours of the City of Tampere’s services and event tips from the Summer Memo]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/06/14062017_1.html When are the health centres open during the summer? How do the buses operate? Are the indoor swimming pools open? What should we do? The summer season brings changes to the opening hours of the city’s services. The Summer Memo is a compilation of the opening hours of services and tips on what to do in Tampere during the summer.

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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:12:26 +0300
<![CDATA[Employee rights advisory for immigrants 1 and 6 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/05/31052017_1.html You can meet representatives of Service Union United (PAM ry) on Thursday 1.6.2017 and on Tuesday 6.6.2017 from 10 am to 6 pm at the Migration Info Centre Offices (Tuomiokirkonkatu 12).

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Wed, 31 May 2017 14:23:11 +0300
<![CDATA[Get ready for the summer: check your prescriptions and vaccinations]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/05/29052017_1.html Now is a good moment to check that you have renewed your prescriptions for the summer and that you have all vaccinations and medical certificates needed for your travels before health centres’ summer closure in July. The easiest way to renew a prescription is through the omakanta.fi service.

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Mon, 29 May 2017 09:34:21 +0300
<![CDATA[Summer events in Tampere -info for immigrants 1 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/05/09052017_1.html Come and find out about all the nice things you can do for free during summer in Tampere! The infosession takes place on Thursday 1.6.2017 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Main Library Metso (Kuusi-hall), the address is Pirkankatu 2.

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Tue, 9 May 2017 12:20:41 +0300
<![CDATA[Infosession for immigrants about taxation in Finlad 25 April]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/28032017_1.html Experts from the Finnish Tax Administration will be sharing information about taxes, tax returns and back taxes. The session takes place on Tuesday 25.4.2017 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Main Library Metso (basement floor, Kuusi-hall) the address is Pirkankatu 2.

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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:18:02 +0300
<![CDATA[Electronic maternity cards at maternity and child health clinics in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/24032017_1.html All the maternity health clinics and the ultrasound test unit of the City of Tampere will switch to electronic maternity cards for prenatal care over the course of the spring. New customers at maternity health clinics will receive an electronic maternity card starting this March.

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:10:59 +0200
<![CDATA[Open doors at Migration Info Centre 24 March]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/20032017_1.html Open doors at Migration Info Centre (Tuomiokirkonkatu 12) takes place on Friday 24.3.2017 at 11 am to 3 pm.

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:56:55 +0200