Treatment of difficult-to-treat and/or dangerous patients
- Public service
As a state mental hospital, the Niuvanniemi Hospital can, at the request of the hospital districts, admit persons suffering from mental illnesses and mental disorders and whose treatment is particularly dangerous or difficult (Mental Health Act, Section 6). The chief physician of Niuvanniemi Hospital makes the decision concerning the admittance of these patients. Patients who are referred to Niuva ...