Minister of Social Affairs and Health

Pirkko Mattila. Sosiaali- ja terveysministeri.The Minister of Social Affairs and Health Pirkko Mattila deals with

  • health insurance (daily allowance and compensation)
  • unemployment insurance
  • pension benefits
  • accident, motor liability, patient, life and non-life insurance
  • insurance market
  • medicinal products
  • front veterans
  • disability benefits
  • occupational health and safety
  • STEA and Veikkaus Oy and its proceeds
  • coordination of preparedness

Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services

Annika SaarikkoThe Minister of Health and Social Services Annika Saarikko deals with

  • social welfare services
    • child welfare
    • disability care services
    • services for substance abusers
    • care of the elderly
  • preventive social policy
  • health services 
  • public health 
  • mental health 
  • rehabilitation
  • health promotion
  • environmental health care
  • occupational health care
  • social assistance
  • maternity grants 
  • conscript's allowance 
  • child benefits 
  • home care and private care allowance for children 
  • farmers' holiday and stand-in scheme
  • central government transfers to local government

The Minister of Health and Social Services also deals with equality issues.

Further information

Päivi Saarimaa, perhe- ja peruspalveluministerin sihteeri 
STM, Hallinto- ja suunnitteluosasto, Hallintopalveluryhmä 0295163535  

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