Infor­ma­tion on the 19th of July 2021 on the sit­u­a­tion­al pic­ture in Soite’s area when it comes to the coro­n­avirus epi­dem­ic on 19th of July 2021

The cur­rent sit­u­a­tion of infection

No new coro­n­avirus cas­es have been con­firmed in Soite’s area. The lat­est case was con­firmed on 16th of July 2021. The region­al inci­dence is cur­rent­ly 5,2/100 000 cit­i­zens in 14 days. One per­son who has been infect­ed with the coro­n­avirus is cared for at the Cen­tral Ostro­both­nia Cen­tral Hospital.


The vac­ci­na­tions of the cit­i­zens with­in Soite are pro­gress­ing with regards to all per­sons over the age of 16 as well as 12–15-year-old ado­les­cents who belong to risk group 1 and 2.

Soite’s coro­na vac­ci­na­tion indi­ca­tor has been updat­ed. Of res­i­dents in the Cen­tral Ostro­both­nia hos­pi­tal dis­trict aged 12 years or old­er, a total of 75% have received their first coro­n­avirus vac­cine dosis. Of inhab­i­tants I the area aged 12 and old­er, 35% have received their sec­ond vac­cine dose. Of the total pop­u­la­tion, 64% have received their first dose.

There is a good num­ber of coro­n­avirus vac­ci­na­tion appoint­ments avail­able, and tomor­row Tues­day 20th July 2021, addi­tion­al appoint­ments will become avail­able in the appoint­ment book­ing calendars.

The tele­phone book­ing for coro­n­avirus vac­ci­na­tions opens again on Tues­day 20th of July 2021 at 12 noon on the phone num­ber 06 828 7488 and more appoint­ments are also opened in the elec­tron­ic Omo­hoito ser­vice on Tues­day at 12 noon.

Fur­ther­more, on Thurs­day 22nd of July 2021 and Fri­day 23rd of July 2021 from 9 am to 8 pm, Soite will arrange vac­ci­na­tion days with­out appoint­ment book­ing at Kokko­la vac­ci­na­tion site (gam­la Hal­pa-Hal­li-byg­gnaden, Kar­leby­gatan 7). Dur­ing the appoint­ment-free vac­ci­na­tion days, the vac­ci­na­tion site is open for you to come and get your first dose of coro­n­avirus vac­cine at a time when it is con­ve­nient for you.

The appoint­ment-free vac­ci­na­tion day only applies to the first dose. An appoint­ment for the sec­ond dose of the coro­n­avirus vac­cine is giv­en at the time of the first vaccination.

Next week (week 30) appoint­ment-free vac­ci­na­tion days will be arranged on

Tues­day 27th of July from 12 noon to 3.30 pm at Kru­unupyy vac­ci­na­tion site (Kru­unupyy health sta­tion, Säbrån­tie 1, 68500 Kruunupyy)

Tues­day 27th of July from 12 noon to 3.30 pm at Per­hon­jok­i­laak­so vac­ci­na­tion cen­ter (Passeli’s old build­ing, Kirkkotan­hua 1, 69700 Veteli)

Thurs­day 29th July from 12 noon to 3.30 at Kan­nus vac­ci­na­tion site (the parish house, Val­takatu 20)

Changes in Soite

The list of changes in Soite due to the coro­n­avirus epi­dem­ic has been updat­ed as fol­lows for the mater­ni­ty ward:

  • The siblings of a newborn may visit the maternity ward during visiting hours between 2 pm and 3 pm, and 6 pm and 7 pm.

The cur­rent list of changes in Soite can be found on Soite’s coro­na web site:


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