Pandemiaryhmä suosittelee: Kasvomaskit myös kaikille peruskoulujen oppilaille
Pirkanmaan pandemiaryhmä suosittelee kasvomaskia koulun sisätiloissa ja koulukyydeissä peruskoulujen oppilaille 1. luokasta lähtien.
Koronaennätykset paukkuvat rikki Kanta-Hämeessä, eikä tartunnanjäljitys pysy enää tapausten perässä
Tällä viikolla maakunnassa todettiin kaikkiaan 369 uutta koronatartuntaa, kun edellisviikolla tartuntoja todettiin 300. Uusista tartunnoista 197 on Hämeenlinnan seudulta, 107 Riihimäen seudulta ja 65 Forssan seudulta.
Thursday's papers: Contact tracing breaking point, train danger and Belarus border
The papers track the impact of the summer reopening had on the pandemic and ask whether VR is keeping passengers safe on its commuter trains.
Half a million users drop Finland's Covid tracing app
Health agency THL reports 1.8 million people are now using the Koronavilkku app, down from 2.4 million at the beginning of this year.
Wednesday's papers: Corona comparisons, contact tracing delays, how heavy is snow?
In a worrying week of coronavirus news, Helsingin Sanomat compares the situation in Uusimaa to other EU capitals.
Contact tracing company recorded thousands of calls illegally in Espoo
Sensitive information was recorded and stored for months without customers' knowledge.
Tuesday's papers: Tampere tram triumph, contact tracing woes, and hotel-office combo rooms on sale
Contact tracing is getting difficult in Helsinki.
THL to issue regionally-based face mask guidelines
Work on the new recommendations is expected to be complete this week, the health institute chief said.
Almost one-third of Finland downloads Covid tracing app within a week
The app, which launched just a week ago, has already been downloaded onto smartphones nearly two million times.
APN Podcast: Finland launches contact tracing app--but not in English, yet
Why was Finland likened to a totalitarian state this week and what's preventing some from using the Covid tracing app?
Coronavirus app downloads quickly reach 1 million
Finland may set a world record for adoption of a pandemic app, says the THL.
First peek: Finland's Covid-19 contact tracing app
The app will be most useful in densely populated urban areas and on closed spaces such as public transport.
Coronavirus contact tracing app trials begin in Helsinki, Tampere
The app will make it easier to contact people who may have been exposed to the virus and to cut the infection chain.
Coronavirus contact tracing app moves closer to launch
The app will alert users to possible exposure to Covid-19 and will be available from 31 August.
Finland’s coronavirus tracing app to launch in August
Launching the smartphone contact tracing app will require conformity to privacy laws.
HUS: Testing capacity to rise sharply by autumn
The hospital district said that current testing capacity is 2,500 tests per day and could rise to 4,000 per day.
Contact tracing app pilot begins in Vaasa
The application is intended to provide secure reporting of any encounters between users.
Two ministers isolate after coronavirus exposure, colleagues working remotely
The suspected exposure occurred on Tuesday.
Covid-19 tracking app ready in June, tech firm chief says
The app could help the government's "test, trace, isolate and treat" strategy in combatting the epidemic. So far Finnish officials have made no decision on whether to use the app or any timetable for it's use.
THL's Salminen: Epidemic peak still ahead; even those with mild symptoms should be tested
Officials aim to significantly boost testing and tracing of those possibly exposed to the virus.
Researchers: Relaxed restrictions could spell disaster for Finland
Relaxing restrictions for the summer could burden intensive care facilities and lead to a rise in deaths, researchers say.