Six new coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Soite’s area
Six new coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Soite’s area. Some of the new infections were confirmed in people who were already in quarantine. No patients with COVID-19 are treated at the moment at the Central Ostrobothnia Central Hospital.
The list on possible exposures has been updated with the following information:
- Saturday 14th of August from 10 am to 1 pm Padel hall, Kokkola
- Sunday 15th of August from 12 noon to 1 pm, Kotipizza (Minimani), Kokkola
- Tuesday 17th of August 3 pm to 6 pm the swimming centre Vesiveijari
- Tuesday 17th of August from 9 pm to 9.30 pm Prisma, Kokkola
We ask those who have visited a possible exposure site to observe their symptoms and to seek out coronavirus testing even if they only have mild symptoms. If you have visited a possible exposure site but do not have any symptoms, you do not need to contact Soite by phone. It is enough that you follow the coronavirus instructions i.e. reduce the number of close contacts as much as possible, avoid unnecessary social gatherings, are careful to use a protective mask, maintain a safety distance of at least 2 meters and maintain good hand hygiene. If you get even mild symptoms, book an appointment for coronavirus testing.
You can easily book an appointment for coronavirus testing through the Omaolo service online or via Soite’s Coronavirus Helpline 06 828 7499 / via the children’s hospital, phone 06 826 4444.