Information about Coronavirus 


There is a higher risk of infection for people, who have travelled to epidemic communities or have had close contacts to infected people. If you have been in close contact with person infected with covid-19 or abroad, you have to stay at home for 14 days. 

Koronavilkku app

Help us prevent the spread of coronavirus: download the Koronavilkku app. For more information, see

In case of illness or questions – please contact any time

  • Telephone guidance Malmska 06 786 1333
  • Telephone guidande Nykarleby 06 786 2701

If you have symptoms of respiratory tract infection please cancel your reserved time for appointment. 

Respiratory tract infections can be prevented through good hand hygiene and correct coughing technique.

For general information on the coronavirus and advice on using the Koronavilkku mobile app, you can call the telephone service at 0295 535 535 or use the live chat. On weekdays at 8–21 and Saturdays at 9–15. The service is implemented through cooperation between authorities. More information about the telephone service can be found here.

Information about coronavirus in different languages (Finnish institute for health and welfare)

Quarantine and isolation instructions in English

Healthcare center in Jakobstad/Pietarsaari

Information about coronavaccination in Finland

Other sites

Last edited 25.05.2021