Information on the coronavirus situation on the 18th of April 2020
Soite’s coronavirus task group has a daily meeting and updates the situation picture. The situation is very calm in Soite’s area and the preparations proceed according to plan.
The situation is unchanged: no new coronavirus cases have been confirmed today in Soite’s area. No coronavirus patients are cared for on wards. Overall, 15 coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Soite’s area, and all chains of infection have been traced. The situation continues to be very calm on the coronavirus clinic and on the coronavirus helpline.
Soite’s coronavirus task group also informs about the protective equipment Soite has received from the National Emergency Supply Agency
Soite has received face masks from The National Emergency Supply Agency. There has been reports in the media about a “quality defect” concerning face masks of the brand NIDY. These masks have been found to cause allergic reactions for the users. Soite has not received face masks of the brand NIDY. The face masks Soite has received are of the brand “HVK_W truworth_face”, which can be used e.g. in home care and in housing services.