The coronavirus situation in Jyväskylä is calming down again.
The City of Jyväskylä has suspended vaccination with AstraZeneca vaccine on 19 March 2021.
14.4.2021: AstraZeneca vaccine should only be used in people aged 65 and over.
The safety of the vaccines has been ensured in Finland through wide-ranging cooperation with the European Union and the European Medicines Agency. All vaccines used in Finland must be approved for use within the EU area, an approval that requires thorough research on the usefulness and safety of the vaccine.
Age is by far the most significant risk factor for COVID-19. Therefore vaccinations were administered to the aged first.
Currently being vaccinated:
- as of 3 May 2021, basically healthy 50- to 54-year-olds: book appointment online
- as of 28 April 2021, basically healthy 55- to 59-year-olds: book appointment online
- as of 22 April 2021, basically healthy 60- to 64-year-olds: book appointment online
The coronavirus vaccinations will proceed, as directed by the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare. Age is by far the most significant risk factor for COVID-19. Therefore vaccinations were administered to the aged first.