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Health care, medical care and nutrition

Local authorities are responsible for public health care, such as health check-ups, guidance, care, oral health care, rehabilitation, and mental health and substance abuse services. Companies, self-employed persons and organisations also offer services in this field. The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health is responsible for health care guidance. The Regional State Administrative Agencies and Valvira, the National Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health, are responsible for the supervision.