Updated on 19 March.
If possible, make a coronavirus assessment on omaolo.fi
You will get instructions on the grounds of your symptoms.
Symptom assessment (in Finnish and Swedish)
If you have mild symptoms, stay at home
In most cases, the infection is healed within a week at home, without medical care. The symptoms can be eased with painkillers.
If your symptoms require treatment
If you do not manage with self-treatment, ring Helsinki Coronavirus helpline, tel. 09 310 10024 (weekdays 7-20) and at other times the Medical helpline, tel. 116 117.
Symptoms of respiratory infection, which need medical treatment, are that the overall condition gets worse, a clearly prolonged fever and shortness of breath.
In case of emergency, please call 112.
All coronavirus patients are treated at Laakso and Malmi - call first
All Helsinki patients needing medical assessment of their respiratory infection are directed to corona health stations. Patients with respiratory infection symptoms are not treated at other health stations.
Call first the Coronavirus helpline or the Medical helpline. You will get instructions on telephone.
At corona health stations, clients are treated in order of medical urgency without appointment.
corona health station
Lääkärinkatu 8 R
weekdays 8 - 18
weekdays 8 - 18
Coronavirus samples will not be taken from all patients
Coronavirus samples will only be taken from risk groups. Samples will be taken at HUS based on the assessment of HUS Doctors of infectious diseases.
What to do instructions in other languages (pdf), updated 19.3.2020