All Turku residents over the age of 18 and those living in Turku can submit their contact details to myvaccine.turku.fi website for a vaccination appointment. After that you will be sent vaccination appointments by text message when your age group is getting vaccinated starting from the oldest age group.
This site has translations to the text messages which are sent by the Leila robot after you have registered at the site. Leila sends you three messages:
- When you register: "Registration confirmed, Hi XXX! Your registration for Turku COVID-19 vaccination is confirmed. Appointments take place in May-August 2021 and are assigned automaticcally starting from the oldest age group. you will get your invite as an SMS once your appointment is scheduled. More info : turku.fi/en/coronavirusvaccinations."
- When they send you the appointment time:" You have been given an automatic appointment time for your first COVID-19 vaccination on the xx.xx.2021 at xx.xx, Your vaccination booth is number x at the Turku Fair Center, Messukentänkatu 9-13. Föli bus line 100. You can delete or cancel your time at www.turku.fi/eterveyspalvelut or by calling the COVID-19 vaccination helpline (tel. 02 266 0159). Cancel your time if you don't intend to use it. Remember to wear a mask, don't arrive if you are sick. More information: https://www.turku.fi/en/coronavirusvaccinations."
- A reminder the day before: "You have an appointment xx.xx.2021 xx:xx at Messukeskus , Turku. In case you have respiratory symptoms or you are in quarantine, delete your time by phoning the COVID-19 vaccination helpline (tel. 02 266 0159). Remember to wear a mask!"
If you have already received a vaccination appointment through your occupational health care services, remember to delete your registration on the vaccination queue at myvaccine.turku.fi. Then you will also recive a message: "COVID-19 vaccine registration removed. Hi XXX! Your COVID-19 vaccination registration has been cancelled. You can re-register at myvaccine.turku.fi"
The text messages are sent in three languages: Finnish, Swedish and English.
Choose your language to see the translations. Some languages also have infocards about the COVID-19 vaccinations.