Organization and Administration

The power of decision in the Lapland Hospital District joint municipal authority lies with its 33 member council that elects a 7-member board of directors and a 5-member board of auditors for its term of office. The central administration, led by the chief executive officer of the hospital district, works under the board of directors.

For operational planning and coordination as well as for preparation the joint municipal authority has an executive group consisting of the management of the Hospital District and of the heads of divisions.

The operations of the Lapland Hospital District are divided into divisions, units and areas of responsibility.