Follow this advice if you have symptoms that fit the coronavirus
If you have even just mild symptoms that fit the coronavirus, stay at home and contact us electronically or by phone! Do not come to Soite's unit without contacting us first.
You can contact us electronically by using the coronavirus symptom checker in the Omaolo service. If your symptoms require it, your contact information can be conveyed to Soite or you can book a time yourself to the drive-in testing site via the Omaolo service. The link for making a booking is offered after the symptom check-up has been filled in, if your symptoms require a coronavirus test.
Or call us:
You can also call us and a professional in Soite will then assess your need of care. If needed, we will ask you to come to our unit and for a coronavirus test.
Adults, over 16-year-olds who have become ill:
Soite’s helpline on the coronavirus:
06 828 7499
Open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on the weekends from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
If urgent care is required, call
Soite’s common emergency clinic:
06 826 4500
Under 16-year-olds who have become ill:
Soite’s paediatric emergency clinic (lasten päivystys/barnakuten)
06 826 4444
Coronavirus testing is done in Kokkola at the infection unit, at the common emergency clinic and at the paediatric emergency clinic. Outside of Kokkola tests are done at the infection units at Veteli (Tunkkari) and Kannus health care stations.
Advice on home care (in Finnish)
Advice for children who belong to an at-risk group when it comes to COVID-19 (in Finnish and partly in Swedish).