Flooring plays an important role in the design of healthcare facilities. For example, the floor can be used to improve the acoustics and step comfort as well as the level of hygiene.
The majority of patients at Tampere University Hospital are treated at Tays Central Hospital. Tays Sydänsairaala, Tekonivelsairaala Coxa, Fimlab Laboratoriot, Kuvantamiskeskus- ja apteekkiliikelaitos and patient hotel Norlandia Care also operate in the Central Hospital area.
The hospital operates as a teaching hospital in close cooperation with the Medical Unit of the University of Tampere and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.