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CEFARXNPOECMREFRTIINSELAND

FINLAND IS A SMALL, EASILY
ACCESSIBLE, HIGHLY INNOVATIVE
TECHNOLOGY LEADER THAT SOLVES
PROBLEMS AND ENHANCES THE QUALITY
OF PATIENT LIFE

In Finland, we create, combine and enhance    According to the latest CONCORD-3 Global
technologies and practices exponentially      Surveillance study*, Finland offers first-
to improve the health of our citizens and     class cancer care:
people around the world. The Finnish health
sector is built on world-class research and   •	 The 5-year survival rate for most cancers
technology know-how. Finland has one of          in Finland is among the highest in the
the most efficient healthcare systems in the     world
world – offering high value for money spent.
                                              •	 Considering the 5-year survival rate,
WORLD-CLASS CANCER CARE                          we are 3rd best in Europe in treating
                                                 prostate, breast and adult brain cancer
The Finnish healthcare system consists of
highly educated professionals – driving       •	 2 out of 3 cancer patients recover; many
the growth of cutting-edge research and          more lead a good life regardless of the
treatment in specialist areas, such as           disease
cancer, neurodegenerative diseases and dis-
orders, orthopedics and genetics research.    * CONCORD-3: Global surveillance of trends in cancer
Our ambition is to be a model country of      survival 2000–14. Lancet 2018; 391: 1023–75
sustainable personalized healthcare.
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