Do you suspect coronavirus infection (2019-nCoV)? Read these instructions first
If you have travelled in the epidemic area and are experiencing
sudden symptoms of a respiratory tract infection such as fever, cough
and shortness of breath within 14 days of leaving the region, do the
- Always contact the Medical Helpline 116 117 (Lahti/Päijät-Häme area)
or the local health centre by phone first. You will receive
instructions on how to seek treatment.
- Cover your mouth and nose with a disposable tissue when coughing or
sneezing. Immediately put the used handkerchief in the rubbish bin.
- If you don’t have a handkerchief, cough or sneeze onto the upper part of the arm of your sweater, not into your hands.
More info on the virus: Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare