Import services - Healt services:
The health services at Bastøy are normally open every day from Monday through Friday.
Those who work here is a psychiatric nurse in a full-time position, and another nurse one day a week. We also have a doctor who is present half a day each week. At the present time, this is on Thursdays. In addition, we have a physical therapist who comes once a week, and a dentist who comes once every two weeks.
As longs as you are at Bastøy, we have the main responsibility for your health, and replace your regular doctor if you have one. If we feel that we can't help you, we will refer you to the specialist health services, among others Sykehuset i Vestfold (Vestfold Hospital, SIV).
Our discretion duties are according to laws and regulation. Our computer system is not connected to the prisons.