Information on the coronavirus situation on the 21st of April 2020
Soite’s coronavirus task group has a daily meeting and updates the situation picture. The situation is still 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. One coronavirus patient is cared for on a ward. Overall, 16 coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Soite’s area, and all chains of infection have been traced.
The situation is still calm on the coronavirus clinic and on the coronavirus helpline.
Soite has expanded coronavirus testing to the infection units at Kannus and Tunkkari health care centres. These units have started doing tests today. The health care centres have separate spaces for patients who have infections, i.e. it is safe to come to the health care centres to treat other health problems as well.