Do you have symptoms of coronavirus? For other languages, see fhi.no
If you do have symptoms, do not go to work, school, shops, public transport etc. Stay at home and order a test:
Book your appointment online
You need electronic ID to log in. You may also call the doctor's office: (+47) 41 70 24 00.
You do not need to have a residential address in Indre Fosen to be tested. Everyone who stays in the municipality, e.g. tourists, can contact the doctor's office for testing.
Testing is carried out at the airway clinic at Rissa doctor's office, Årnsetveien 35, Rissa. Testing takes place mainly on weekdays during the doctor's office's opening hours. You have to make an appointment before you show up for testing.
When you have an appointment to take a coronal est, it is important that you stay in your car until you are called on your mobile. Once you have been called, enter the door of the respiratory clinic located at the transverse end of the building. Do not enter the reception or waiting room at the doctor's office when taking a coronal test.
You will get the test results within a few days. If you have a profile on helsenorge.no, you may check the results yourself. If not, you have to contact the doctor's office +47 41 70 24 00. In case of a positive result, you will be contacted by local health service.
National regulations and advice translated
Travel to Norway
Entry rules translated: https://www.helsenorge.no/fr/coronavirus/travel-to-norway
About the vaccine
General vaccine information several languages
The vaccine is free of charge and we will not ask you for bank details or payment when we contact you offering vaccination.
There are various companies that develop the corona vaccine. At the moment Indre Fosen provide the vaccine from Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna.
Info Pfizer: https://www.fhi.no/contentassets/84522abb591f4bc0b6abe09baf4234e0/vedlegg/engelsk-english_vaksine_biontech-og-pfizer.pdf
Info Moderna: https://www.fhi.no/en/publ/information-letters/vaccine-against-coronavirus----covid-19-vaccine-moderna/
When will you be offered the vaccine?
All residents 12 years and older have now been offered corona vaccine. If you have not received any invitation from us yet, book your appointment as soon as possible: (+47) 74 85 51 00.
August 20th: 16 and 17year olds will be offered the corona vaccine after residents aged 18 years and holder have recieved their vaccines. At the moment we do not now how or when people born in 2004 and 2005 will be invited. This information will be updated on this web page.
September 2: Citizens between the age of 12 and 15 will be offered one dose of the vaccine. Indre Fosen kommune vil offer vaccine to this age group after people 16 years and older have received their first dose.
The order in which residents were invited was primarily based on age. But health and occupation was also relevant. We offer vaccine to residents and people from other countries who work in Indre Fosen, but not tourists. You can see the national priority list on this website: https://www.fhi.no/en/id/vaccines/coronavirus-immunisation-programme/who-will-get-coronavirus-vaccine-first/
How to book an appointment for vaccination
When we have a vaccine to offer residents in your age group, we send an SMS to your mobile phone (if you are registered as a resident in (National population register). The text message states that you can go to a website: https://timebestilling.remin.no/indre_fosen (Norwegian language). Log in with an electronic ID and select the place and time for vaccination. If you do not have a Norwegian electronic ID or for other reasons cannot use the website, you may contact Indre Fosen kommune on telephone (+47) 74 85 51 00. Inform the operator if you'll need an interpreter when you have your vaccine appointment. We use authorised interpreters.
Where are the vaccination facilites?
When you book an appointment, you choose either Rissahallen or Smia. In addition, select the date and time. Rissahallen is the red building above Åsly school in the center of Rissa. Smia is located next to Johan Bojer school in Leksvik. Note that July 23rd and 30th we only keep Rissahallen open for vaccination.
It is important that you show up at your vaccine appointment
If you become ill or for other reasons are unable to attend the agreement, you must notify by telephone 74 85 51 00.
You must remember this on the day you are going to be vaccinated
- When you meet the vaccine appointment, wear clothes that allow the nurse to easily access top of your upper arm.
- Bring identification.
- Do not meet if you are ill. Keep a distance from others and wear a face mask. You can be bandaged by the staff if you do not bring your own.
- If you have not booked the appointment digitally, you must fill in a self-declaration form. See self-declaration form in several languages:
- The corona vaccine is given in two doses. Once you have received the vaccine, you will also receive an appointment for dose 2.
- After receiving the vaccine, sit down and wait before returning home. You will be told how long to sit down.
- Side effects: Read more about common side effects and when you should contact a doctor.
If you have any questions about the vaccination programme in Indre Fosen or you need help to book your appointment, call (+47) 74 85 51 00
Information in other languages from the Norwegian health authorities
Are you in contact with people who do not speak Norwegian?
In the front desk at rådhuset in Rissa /Rådhusveien 13), you can pick up paper cards in different languages with a QR code and a link to Helsenorge's pages with updated information about coronavirus.
Indre Fosen kommune's information in other languages
Indre Fosen kommune’s website www.indrefosen.kommune.no can be translated into a number of languages using Google translate. If you are on a PC, you will find the language button in the right corner on the top. Translate is not available for mobile phone.