(Finnish Institute of Health and Welfare, THL)
Follow this advice if you have symptoms of the coronavirus
If you have even just mild symptoms that fit the coronavirus, stay at home and contact us!
Call us and a professional in Soite will assess your need of care. If needed, we will ask you to come to our unit and for a coronavirus test. If you have mild symptoms, it is safe to remain at home and to follow the advice for home care.
Assess your symptoms in the Omaolo-service.
If you suspect that you have a coronavirus infection, do not come to Soite’s units - instead call us first.
Adults, over 16-year-olds who have become ill:
Soites helpline on the coronavirus:
06 828 7499
Open every day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
If urgent care is required, call
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 (Tunkkar) and Kannus health care stations.
Advice for children who belong to an at-risk group when it comes to COVID-19 (in Finnish and partly in Swedish.