Infor­ma­tion on the 7th of June 2021 on the sit­u­a­tion­al pic­ture in Soite’s area when it comes to the coro­n­avirus epidemic

The cur­rent sit­u­a­tion of infection

Two new coro­n­avirus infec­tions were con­firmed in Soite’s area on Fri­day 4th of June 2021. The infec­tions are part of an ear­li­er chain of infec­tions. No new coro­n­avirus cas­es have been con­firmed in Soite’s area dur­ing the week­end. One per­son who has been infect­ed with the coro­n­avirus is cared for at the Cen­tral Ostro­both­nia Cen­tral Hospital.

The key fig­ures in the sit­u­a­tion­al pic­ture have been updated:

  • The number of coronavirus cases during the last 14 days: 29 (a week ago: 88)
  • The incidence of infections during the last 14 days/100 000 citizens: 37.7 (a week ago: 114)
  • One person who has been infected with the coronavirus is cared for at the Central Ostrobothnia Central Hospital.
  • 0.4% of the coronavirus tests are positive (a week ago: 1.1%). During week 22, 1350 coronavirus tests were taken.
  • The traceability of infectons: 100%
  • The number of coronavirus infections that have been confirmed in Soite since the pandemic began: 479
  • The epidemiological situation in Central Ostrobothnia: acceleration phase

The Cen­tral Ostro­both­nia region­al COVID-19 group of author­i­ties had an extra meet­ing on Mon­day 7th of June 2021 in order to assess the region­al sit­u­a­tion­al pic­ture and the region­al rec­om­men­da­tions. The group of author­i­ties decid­ed that Soite’s area trans­fers to the accel­er­a­tion phase of the coro­n­avirus epi­de­mic. This leads to some changes in the region­al rec­om­men­da­tions. More infor­ma­tion in the arti­cle.


The coro­n­avirus vac­ci­na­tions of the cit­i­zens are pro­gress­ing well in Soite’s area. Vac­ci­na­tions are now pro­gress­ing when it comes to all per­sons over the age of 30 and 16–64-year-old per­sons who belong to risk group 1 or 2 and have an ill­ness or con­di­tion that is very high­ly or high­ly pre­dis­pos­ing to severe coro­n­avirus disease.

Start­ing tomor­row Tues­day 8th of June, 25–29-year-old per­sons may also book an appoint­ment for a vaccination.

The tele­phone book­ing for coro­n­avirus vac­ci­na­tions opens again on Tues­day 8th of June 2021 at 12 p.m. and more appoint­ments are also opened in the elec­tron­ic Oma­hoito ser­vice  on Tues­day at 12 p.m. Vac­ci­na­tion appoint­ments are added to the elec­tron­ic appoint­ment book­ing even at oth­er times if appoint­ments are can­celled or if the num­ber of vac­cines sud­den­ly increases.

Soite’s coro­na vac­ci­na­tion indi­ca­tor has been updat­ed. In all, 66% of the cit­i­zens in Cen­tral Ostro­both­nia health care dis­trict over the age of 16 have now received their first vac­cine dose.18% of all per­sons over the age of 16 have received their sec­ond vac­cine dose.

Please fol­low Soite’s chan­nels on the web and on social media as well as the local media in order to see when your age group has the right to a vaccination!

Changes in Soite

The list on changes in Soite due to the coro­n­avirus epi­dem­ic has been updat­ed when it comes to Care and nursing:

  • Daalia: Restricted functions from the 7th June to the 11th June 2021. Closed from the 14th June to the 24th June 2021.
  • Rehabilitative day activities for the elderly are closed until 20th June 2021 due to the coronavirus situation.

The updat­ed list on the changes in Soite can be found on Soite’s coro­n­avirus web­site:


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