Ward 8 Mood Disorder Ward Group

​Acute Psychiatry

Vanha Valtatie 198
FI-04500 Kellokoski

Office: 09 2716 3208


Chief of Division: chief physician Kari Raaska 050 4277 688
Chief of Ward Group: nursing director Saija Syvänen 050 4277 333
Head nurse: Kirsi-Maria Vesterinen 050 4271 398


Ward 18 is a closed emergency ward with 18 beds. The ward treats patients in the early stages of hospital treatment suffering from a condition (e.g. acute psychosis, severe depression, various psychiatric crisis situations) that requires emergency psychiatric treatment in hospital. Treatment on the ward requires a referral from a physician.