Information on the coronavirus situation on the 28th of April 2020
Soite’s coronavirus task group has a daily meeting and updates the situational 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, 16 coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Soite, and all chains of infection have been traced in Soite’s area.
The situation is very calm on the coronavirus clinic, in the infection units and on the coronavirus helpline. Thanks to effective preventive measures the number of other respiratory infections has also decreased. Soite’s units have not been contacted by many patients with respiratory infection.
Soite tests patients who have symptoms of the coronavirus with a low threshold and we wish to say as a reminder that if you have even just mild symptoms of the coronavirus, you should call Soite’s coronavirus helpline, 06 828 7499, open every day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Symptoms may include:
- shortness of breath
- muscle aches
- runny nose
Loss of the sense of smell and/or taste has also been reported as symptoms of the infection.