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Dec 3, 2019

Patient Ombudsman of the FSHS is Katriina Ikävalko

Katriina Ikävalko has been appointed Patient Ombudsman of the FSHS. He will take up the position on Monday, December 9, 2019. You can reach the Patient Ombudsman through the online form on yths.fi or by phone...

Dec 2, 2019

FSHS is closed on Independence Day 6 Dec 2019

Our health care services will be available again after the public holiday, on Monday 9th Dec 2018. We wish you a happy Independence Day!

Nov 27, 2019

50 years of mental health work at the FSHS

Visits to "nerve doctors", mental hygiene, long-term psychotherapy, preventive mental health, peer support groups, digital services. In the course of 50 years, student mental health services and the focus areas have changed within the...

Nov 11, 2019

Invoices during the PAU’s strike

The Finnish Post and Logistics Union PAU's strike ended on Wednesday, November 27. FSHS will post FSHS's invoices during the week 49. The strike began on Monday, November 11. During the PAU's strike FSHS didn't send invoices. You will get FSHS's...

Nov 6, 2019

Chat with us on yths.fi/en

We pilot a new service channel, InfoChat, on our webpages from 6 November to 14 February. InfoChat answers your questions about our services or gives instructions on how to use them. We will direct you to the right information or service via InfoChat.

Nov 4, 2019

Influenza in the air!

It's that time of year again when influenza viruses are beginning to be active. Vaccination is a good way to protect yourself against influenza. Those students who belong to any of the high-risk groups defined by THL ...

Oct 16, 2019

Are you suffering from winter depression? Get light therapy at our units

Repeated depressive symptoms during the dark winter months from October to January may be a sign of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as the winter depression. The symptoms can vary considerably between individuals. The symptoms include: *...

Oct 4, 2019

40 years of subsidised meals for higher education students

The meal subsidy programme administered by Kela offers students in higher education healthy and balanced meals at an affordable price. By eating their main meal of the day at a student restaurant, students can improve their overall diet. Higher...

Sep 10, 2019

Did you know that you can have health check by remote consultation?

FSHS invites all first-year students to a health examination. This examination consists of an electronic health inquiry and, if necessary, a personal health check. You can answer the health inquiry in Self. You will get a personal assessment of your...

Sep 10, 2019

The aim of the substance abuse programme is to emphasise prevention and early intervention

The substance abuse programme for students is an action plan for preventing students' substance abuse and for providing support in addressing problem situations. Substance use may have a significant effect on students' success in and coping with their...