Soite remains on the coronavirus base level — no new coronavirus cases
Central Ostrobothnia’s regional COVID-19 authority task group gathered on Wednesday April 14th 2021 to evaluate the regional situational picture as well as the regional recommendations. Soite’s area remains on the coronavirus base level. The current regional coronavirus recommendations remain in effect until 30th of April 2021. No new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Soite’s area.
Last week (week 14), a total of 3 new coronavirus infections were confirmed in Soite’s area. Those infected were already in quarantine. The percentage of positive samples was 0.2% (number of tests 1585). The incidence of infections during the last 14 days is 21.9/100,000 citizens. No patients are currently being treated at the Central Hospital because of COVID-19. All the recent coronavirus infections have been traced to a 100%.
Recently, the coronavirus situation in Soite’s area has remained calm. The authority task group decided that Soite remains on the coronavirus base level and current recommendations remain in effect until 30th of April 2021. Link: current regulations and recommendations regarding the coronavirus epidemic within Soite’s area.
The directive from the Regional State Administrative Agency (Aluehallintovirasto) regarding a maximum of 20 participants at public events and gatherings, both indoors and outdoors, is in effect until 30th of April 2021. The authority task group recommends that no gatherings with more than 10 participants should be arranged in the area.
The municipal educational administration has requested information regarding if the authority task group or Soite will issue any recommendations about the arrangement of field trips for pupils. According to the authority task group, schools within Soite’s area should follow the national instructions (in Finnish) issued by the Finnish National Agency for Education.
The regional COVID-19 authority task group has its next meeting on Wednesday 21st of April 2021. If needed, the group may gather earlier than that.
No new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Soite’s area. The latest positive coronavirus infections in the area were confirmed on the 12th of April 2021.
The regional situational picture can be found on Soite’s coronavirus website: https://korona.soite.fi/en/recommendations/.