Region Dalarna is a service provider in health care and dental care and also supports research and education. Region Dalarna also work within culture, public transport and regional cooperation. With almost 9.000 employees, Region Dalarna is the largest and most important employer in the region. The largest part of the Region Dalarna is the healthcare sector with approx. 7.500 employees. This area includes primary care with 25 healthcare centers in the region, specialist care with four general hospitals and a phsyciatric hospital as well as dental health care with 20 clinics within general dental care, specialist care and a mentorship clinic.