“The epidemic situation is now looking good.
The coronavirus situation is considerably worse in other countries than Finland, and it shows in the infection rates.
– The incidence and number of COVID-19 cases are clearly on the decline.
A hybrid model will be transferred to contact teaching in comprehensive schools, upper secondary schools and Turku Vocational Institute from Monday
– The coming weeks are looking brighter than the past weeks.
Investigation and tracking work of the coronavirus infection cluster among international exchange students in higher education detected last week i
The extent of the infection cluster among exchange students was discovered in Turku on Wednesday 17 March.
- We must now put health first.
City of Turku communicable disease authorities have been tracking chains of infection. Tracking work is still ongoing.
- Shutdown measures are necessary to contain the virus.
On weekdays from 8 December onwards, the coronavirus prevention bus parks in front of Huudi in Halinen between 9 am and 11 am.
On 1 December, the regional corona prevention group of Southwest Finland proposed new recommendations to control the coronavirus situation.
The Varissuo testing station serves clients of Varissuo Health Station living in the areas of Varissuo, Lauste and Pääskyvuori, making it easier fo
The City of Turku has already started distance teaching in schools of Aunela, Nummenpakka, Rieskalähde and Varissuo.
Nurses working in City of Turku health stations book 2000 coronavirus testing times per week.
For this reason, a general recommendation to use a mask came into force in institutions of upper secondary education in Turku (vocational instituti
The regional steering group led by the Hospital District of Southwest Finland gathers on Friday 2 October to discuss regional recommendations, amon
A person with coronavirus who may have infected others spent time in the facilities of night club Studio on 18 and 19 September between 11:30 pm an
Overall, 323 coronavirus infections have been detected in Turku (source: the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, 24 September at 10 am).
Jutta Peltoniemi who is physician in charge of communicable diseases in City of Turku Welfare Division recommends along with University of Turku an
In addition, anyone who has attended different kinds of student events in Turku is advised to keep an eye on their condition and get tested for cor
During August, 8797 Turku residents were tested for coronavirus.
With the help of the Koronavilkku app, those exposed to coronavirus – including persons that the infected individuals don’t know personally – can b
In order to prevent coronavirus from spreading, it is essential that children who are ill do not attend day care or school.
Use of face mask recommended
As schools start, the City of Turku recommends the use of face masks for all passengers in public transport.