Current information on new website

As of 1 January 2022, Vaasa Central Hospital is a part of the Wellbeing Services County of Ostrobothnia, which combines social welfare and healthcare services in Ostrobothnia. In the future, you will find current information and services concerning healthcare at en.osterbottensvalfard.fi

 

News on coronavirus (COVID-19) has moved

Latest news on coronavirus (COVID-19) you will find at the new websites of The Wellbeing Services County of Ostrobothnia.
Here you will find, among other things, former information about the hospital's activities during the coronavirus epidemic, the current recommendations and restrictions in Ostrobothnia, and instructions for visitors (publiced before 1st January 2022).

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Coronavirus testing is recommended for passengers arriving to Finland

Coronavirus testing is recommended for passengers arriving to Finland

12/23/2021redaktion_toimitus

The coronavirus situation has deteriorated in Ostrobothnia during the week. Increased travel during the Christmas and New Year period, especially from high-risk countries such as Norway, and the potential gathering of people increase the risk of the Omicron variant spreading in Ostrobothnia. To reduce cases from abroad and so-called risk countries, the Ostrobothnia Corona Coordination Group strongly recommends that travellers arriving in Finland take a coronavirus test. The group recommends that the test be taken within two to three days after arrival in Finland. Before the result is ready, the person tested must minimise contact with other people. One way to do this is to be in voluntary quarantine. To slow down the spread of infection, the group also reminds of the recommendations already in place: hand hygiene, face mask protection and safe social distancing.

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Telephone numbers for booking Kela taxis will change on 1 January 2022

Telephone numbers for booking Kela taxis will change on 1 January 2022

12/20/2021redaktion_toimitus

A trip is usually reimbursed according to the cheapest mode of transport. A patient can be reimbursed for a taxi ride if they are unable to use public...

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