Contact details

Contact details for the persons preparing the health and social services reform

The health and social services reform is being prepared as a collaborative effort between several ministries and experts in various fields. A ministerial working group will direct the implementation of the health and social services reform. A steering group and a monitoring group, as well as four sub-committees under the steering group, have been appointed for the health and social services reform.

Steering group for reorganising health and social services:

Chair: Kirsi Varhila, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. -358 295 163 338, [email protected]

1. Deputy Chair: Minna-Marja Jokinen, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Finance, tel. + 358 295 530 018, [email protected]

2. Deputy Chair: Päivi Salo, General Secretary, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 113, [email protected]

Members:

Pasi Pohjola, Director of Department, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 585, [email protected]

Päivi Sillanaukee, Director General, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 356, [email protected]

Taru Koivisto, Director, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 323, [email protected]

Tanja Rantanen, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Head of Unit, Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 338, [email protected]

Timo Makkonen, Head of Unit, Ministry of Justice, tel. +358 295 150 230, [email protected]

Kimmo Kohvakka, Director General for Rescue Services, Ministry of the Interior, tel. +358 295 488 400, [email protected]

Jouko Narikka, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 017, [email protected]

Eeva Mäenpää, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 266, [email protected]

Kari Hakari, Chief Specialist, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 642, [email protected]

Arja Ruponen, Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 169, [email protected]

Antti Väisänen, Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 044, [email protected]

 

Experts           

Tuija Kumpulainen, Director, Chair of the Sub-Committee on Municipalities as Providers, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 280, [email protected]

Auli Valli-Lintu, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Chair of the Sub-Committee on Organisation, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 50 570 4394, [email protected]

Markku Nissinen, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Chair of the Sub-Committee on Financing, Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 314, [email protected]

Sari Ojanen, Director of Collective Agreements, the Government as an Employer, Chair of the Sub-Committee on Human Resources,  Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 109, [email protected]

 

Specialist Secretaries

Henriikka Tammes, Specialist, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 520, [email protected]

Noora Heinonen, Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Finance, tel. +358 295 530 148, [email protected]

Riikka Nurmi, acting Director of Communications, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 003, [email protected]

 

Technical Secretary  

Märta Lehtonen, Project Secretary, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 207, [email protected]

 

Future Health and Social Services Centres Programme

Taina Mäntyranta, Senior Ministerial Adviser, Medical Affairs, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 692, [email protected]

Anu Niemi, Chief Physician, Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, tel. +358 295 247 296, [email protected]

Anu Muuri, Chief Specialist, Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, tel. +358 295 247 372, [email protected]

 

Communications

Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

Riikka Nurmi, Head of Communications, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358 295 163 003, [email protected]

Vappu Vienamo, Communications Specialist, tel. +358 295 163 524, [email protected]

 

Ministry of Finance

Thomas Sund, Head of Communications, tel. +358 295 530 516, [email protected]

Lotta Englund, Communications Specialist, Ministry of Finance, Tel.  + 358 295 047 081, [email protected]

 

Ministry of the Interior

Saara Nevala, Head of Communications, tel. +358 295 488 232, [email protected]

 

Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare

Satu-Mari Tolonen, Head of Communications Development, tel. +358 295 24 7922, [email protected]