Healthy_people_web.jpgHealthcare services

Everyone in Sweden has equal access to healthcare services, regardless of social status and background. Private health care services are also available to complement the state run services. The Swedish healthcare system is funded by the taxpayer and is largely decentralized.

Healthcare in Gävleborg is provided by the regional authorities - Landstinget Gävleborg, which manages 6 hospitals and numerous health care centers and clinics in the county.