Psychiatric care and rehabilitation unit 5 is a closed care and rehabilitation unit for adults.

In our unit we are caring for patients who need long-lasting psychiatric care and rehabilitation.

The unit has 12 vacancies which are intended for both male and female patients.

The goal is to maintain and support the patients wellbeing.

The care is runned by an individual careplan which a professional team has structured. The patient is getting support and guidence in daily activities.

Patientscentered approach is important to us.

You can find us here

Psychiatric care and rehabilitation unit 5 is located in house B, second floor, at the psychiatric unit in Huutoniemi area of Vaasa.

The visitinghours at our unit are between 13.00-15.00, as well as 17.00-18.30. Or according to an agreement.

How do you arrive at our unit?

Usually the patient arrives at our unit through another unit or with a refferal through different polyclinics.

Who works at our unit?

The care is runned by a multi-professional team that consists of:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Caregivers
  • Institutional caregivers
  • Department secretary
  • Socialworker
  • Psychologist
  • Ergotherapist
  • Physiotherapist

We also have access to a reverend at the hospital.

The everyday life at the unit

Each patient has their own group of caregivers. Their task is to plan and fulfill the care alongside with the patient, the work team and the patients relatives.

According to us it is important that relatives to the patient visit and take part of the patients care.

The multi-professional team goes through the living conditions together with the patient and structures the careplan.

At the unit we also have different activities, so as:

  • discussion groups
  • gymnastics
  • group strolls

According to the patients individual careplan and weekschedule the patient participates in different kinds of activities that suits the rehabilitation.


A well planned after-care is always guaranteed. The after-care is planned individually by a multi-professional team.

Contact info

Clinic hours
Ympäri vuorokauden
06 213 2120
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