Finnish University Hospitals

The five University Hospitals share the national responsibilities for specialized health care providing high-quality technology and medical care throughout Finland. University hospitals are located centrally in each hospital district offering complete national coverage and good recrutiment opportunities. In all university hospitals wide rage of study-related services is available such as pharmacy, laboratory and imaging.  This university hospitals' network fully complies to national regulations related to clinical trials. Finnish national network for clinical trials is based on co-operation by these five university hospitals. Patients safety has been secured and study subjects' privacy and integrity has been taken into account. Logistics and handling of investigational medicinal products has been ensured by hospital pharmacies or other similar organizations. Reliability and confidentiality has also been confirmed by appropriate handling of study data.