Visiting senior centres, service houses and Helsinki hospitals from 18.6.2021The restrictions are necessary to protect patients, residents and personnel from coronavirus infections.
Instructions for making indoor visits to senior centres, service houses and nursing homes
Outdoor visits are also possible
Friends and relatives can visit patients in the Helsinki City Hospitals. Patients may have two visitors at a time. There can be two visits a day.All visits must be agreed on with the staff in advance, latest a day before the visit.
Guidelines for visits to Helsinki hospitals
A visit can last up to one hour and you can only visit if you are healthy. The visits are organised in the patient rooms.
If the weather and the condition of the patient allows, the visit can also be held outside. The length of an outdoor visit, the number of visitors, and the number of visits are not restricted.
You must wear a surgical mask during the visit and maintain good hand hygiene. The visitors must maintain a safe distance.
Relatives can visit patients in terminal care for two hours. There can be up to two visitors at a time.
You can always be in contact with a relative or friend also by phone.