Health centers

It is almost always at health centers you are going to seek care when you are ill.

You can choose which health center you want to belong to. It may be a health center close to home or work.

All persons over the age of 15 can freely choose a health center. For children under the age of 15, the guardian chooses.

To choose a health center, you must fill in a form that you can download here. External link, opens in new window.

Map: Health centres


You buy medicines at a pharmacy. For some medicines you need a prescription from a doctor. The staff at pharmacies know a lot about illnesses and medicines. They can answer many of your questions. Pharmacies also have brochures and information about various illnesses.