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Public health center

Last update date August 6, 2019

To one made a voyage to abroad

There are various kinds of infectious diseases that are at increased risk for infecting for infectious disease that outbreak is hardly seen in Japan or is not known very much abroad.
Before foreign tour, you acquire right knowledge about preventive method of infectious disease and the outbreak situation in each area beforehand, and please spend safe, happy time.
As for infectious disease and the details of the preventive method, the enlightenment leaflet which you should be careful about at the time of foreign tour, please see this page.
To "one made a voyage to abroad" (Yokohama-shi public health center)
To "all of you made a voyage to to foreign countries!" (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare quarantine station)
"We are careful here! In foreign tour (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare quarantine station)
To "all of you made a voyage to to foreign countries" (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)

Let's be careful about enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious diseases

For the prevention of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious disease, we carry out hand-washing thoroughly and do not take binding medicine when symptom (blood in stool) that infection of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli is doubted appears, and let's consult medical institution early.

As for the details, please see this page. → "Let's be careful about enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious diseases!」 (Yokohama-shi public health center)

≪Reference≫
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli Q&A (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)
Food poisoning (the outside site) due to enterohemorrhagic E. coli O157 (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)

About the rubella fashion alert

After August 20, 2018, outbreak of rubella increases in Yokohama-shi.
In addition, from around the end of July, rubella is prevalent in the Kanto district led by Chiba and Tokyo.

For details, please refer to this. → About "measles (chopsticks or Measles), rubella" (German Measles (Rubella)) (Yokohama-shi public health center)

We may be infected with rubella abroad.
Person made a voyage to abroad look at this page. → To "one made a voyage to abroad" (Yokohama-shi public health center)

Let's be careful about food poisoning by anisakid nematoda!

Parasite of fishery products, food poisoning by anisakid nematoda increase.
Anisakid nematoda which entered at entrance with fishery products inserts to inner wall of stomach and the bowels and may cause intense abdominal pain or vomiting.
There is example caused by Japanese hawfinch mackerel which we made at home, and attention is necessary for cooking at home.
For the prevention, we heat and cook (more than 60 degrees Celsius, one minute), and frozen processing (more than -20 degrees Celsius, 24 hours), the removal of anisakid nematoda at bright place are effective.
In addition, it is known that anisakid nematoda which was parasitic on the internal organs moves to muscle when fishery products die.
When it caught fish by oneself, it is effective to remove the internal organs immediately.
As for the details, please see this page (food safety Yokohama WEB).
≪Reference≫
Let's prevent food poisoning by anisakid nematoda (the outside site); (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)

Let's prevent ... norovirus and influenza about the winter infectious disease prevention! ...

Influenza precaution

◯It will prevent it from taking

・We run with running water and soap more than 20 seconds if we come home, and let's do careful hand-washing.

・We wash and, between finger with much zan Shiga, will wash wrinkle, nail, wrist of the hand.

・We take nutrition and rest enough, and let's raise resistance of body.

◯It will prevent you from moving

・When cough and sneezing come out, let's wear a mask.

・School and work will take a rest if they suffer from influenza.

(generally said that we drain virus from nose and throat after the onset for 3-7 days.)

(after having developed by the school hygiene security method, (infant is doing) after after five days and the alleviation of fever with surumadeo suspension of attendance period in progress on 3rd on 2nd.)

◯It will prevent you from worsening

・We wear mask by all means, and let's consult medical institution early if we think whether it took.

・When symptom to continue is prolonged, and chest pain that breathing not to answer appeal is fast, and is stuffy turns worse, it is signature of aggravation. Let's have a medical examination immediately.

[reference] About influenza general measures of 2018 this winter (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare HP)

◯About measures not to suffer from influenza and actions to be taken when have been infected this (PDF: 420KB)
◯About "cough etiquette" for prevention of infection spread this (PDF: 262KB)

...

It is season when infectious diseases such as norovirus or influenza reach season in winter.

Because each one carries out "right hand-washing" thoroughly, let's prevent infectious disease together.

・We may use soap, and bubble, and let's wash away enough.

・Let's wash place (between finger-tip, finger wrists) where dirt is easy to be left particularly carefully.

・After having treated vomitus to carry more on the back using restroom, at the time of return, let's keep brisk hand-washing including front and back of cooking in mind.

◯About outbreak of norovirus and influenza information, please see this page (Yokohama-shi infectious disease information center).

◯About right hand-washing method, please see this page (PDF: 402KB) (Yokohama-shi public health center).

◯Poster "will wash "hand" with soap" (Yokohama-shi public health center)

Hand-washing poster A4
PDF file (PDF: 320KB)

Hand-washing sticker A6
PDF file (PDF: 106KB)

※ You print freely, and please inflect.

◯Poster under "the norovirus influenza fashion! "(Yokohama-shi public health center)


PDF file (PDF: 475KB)

※You print freely, and please inflect.

≪Reference≫

・Page (infectious gastroenteritis (norovirus) (outside site) in particular, influenza (outside site)) of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare concerned

About infectious disease derived from animal

In mouth of animal, there may be pathogen causing infectious disease to person to nail, feces and urine.

After refraining from excessive contact, and cleaning the back and restroom which came in contact, let's wash hand.

In addition, it will prevent being thoughtless and from touching wild animal (let's be careful at the time of foreign tour).

The details of infectious disease derived from animal this (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare)

[to all of medical institutions]

About information about patients with infection related to Corynebacterium Ull selane with diphtheria-like symptom (PDF: 237KB) (Yokohama-shi public health center)

Let's be careful about food poisoning by poisonous plant!

It was perfect season for hiking.

We eat poisonous plant with edible plant by wild plants collecting by mistake and there are many examples poisoned by food and is confirmed.

It is difficult to distinguish plant only with leaf and root, and amateur is very dangerous to judging.

It will prevent you from giving plant which you cannot judge to be edible surely to person who does not sell who does not eat not to take.

Example of poisonous plant which is easy to get a wrong if is edible (PDF: 427KB)

As for the details, please see this page.

About infectious disease that mosquito transmits

!About dicow yl infectious disease (jika heat)!

"Dicow yl infectious disease" (jika heat) that mosquito transmits in areas of Central and South America, Asia occurs.

Because dicow yl infection during pregnancy may cause microcephalia of fetus, the pregnancy with possibility and pregnant woman will write down travel to endemic area.

As for the details about dicow yl infectious disease (jika heat), please see this.

★Please see this about monitoring investigation into mosquito. (as for the breaking news of findings this (PDF: 73KB))

About periodical inoculation of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine

Based on advice (the outside site) of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, we are not recommending inoculation of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine positively now.

When person targeted for inoculation receives inoculation, to have you understand the effectiveness and risk,

Please read "(June, 2013 version) (PDF: 1,378KB) (PDF) to all of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine receiving inoculation" by all means.

※It stops information for inoculation for seventh grader based on advice of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

※When symptoms such as sustained pains occur after the inoculation of uterine cervix cancer prevention vaccine, please consult with healthy safe section (Phone: 045-671-4190).

About information of health and food about radiation

We publish the measurement situation (latest) of radiation dose in the city in homepage to dissolve healthy uneasiness of citizen's all of you in Yokohama-shi.
As current measurements are not levels to affect the health, we have you feel relieved and we pray for calm correspondence and add.
In addition, you are careful about information without grounds to be called off on the Internet, and prevent being thoughtless and from drinking disinfectant containing iodine.

About information of health and food about radiation this (the outside site)
Page of Yokohama-shi radiation task force is this place
[toward medical institution, the healthcare worker]
・Great East Japan Earthquake-related Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare office work communication (the outside site) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare homepage)

Urgent information

Notice

July 8, 2019
About authorization (No. 5) of disaster hourly wage water cooperation water tank
April 25, 2019
About alerting accompanied with increase of the number of the patients with influenza reports (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 1,052KB)
January 17, 2019
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy warning official announcement of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 218KB)
December 27, 2018
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy warning official announcement of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 189KB)
December 19, 2018
About the year-end and New Year infectious disease development correspondence (to all of medical institutions)
December 6, 2018
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy start of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 188KB)
June 14, 2018
About opinion open call for participants result of revision of "examination standard about succession approval (the inheritance) of position of the succession approval (merger or the division), hotel business of position of permission, the hotel business of business of the hotel business" accompanied with some revisions such as the hotel business method enforcement regulations (the outside site)
June 14, 2018
About opinion open call for participants result of revision of examination standard about succession approval (the inheritance) of position of the succession approval (merger or the division), hotel business of position of permission, the hotel business of business of the hotel business (the outside site)
June 14, 2018
About opinion open call for participants result of some revisions of the Yokohama-shi hotel business method detailed enforcement regulations (the outside site)
June 6, 2018
About opinion open call for participants of revision of "examination standard about succession approval (the inheritance) of position of the succession approval (merger or the division), hotel business of position of permission, the hotel business of business of the hotel business" accompanied with some revisions such as the hotel business method enforcement regulations (the outside site)
May 8, 2018
About opinion open call for participants of revision of examination standard about succession approval (the inheritance) of position of the succession approval (merger or the division), hotel business of position of permission, the hotel business of business of the hotel business (the outside site)
May 8, 2018
About opinion open call for participants of some revisions of the Yokohama-shi hotel business method detailed enforcement regulations (the outside site)
March 16, 2018
About authorization (No. 4) of disaster hourly wage water cooperation water tank
January 25, 2018
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy warning official announcement of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 677KB)
January 18, 2018
About information about patients with infection related to Corynebacterium Ull selane with diphtheria-like symptom (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 237KB)
January 6, 2018
About outbreak of poultry infected with highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N6) (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 343KB)
December 27, 2017
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy warning official announcement of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 1,015KB)
November 22, 2017
About alerting accompanied with the city trendy start of influenza (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 1,054KB)
October 12, 2017
About is concerned with the plague, alerting (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 190KB)
September 14, 2017
About thorough enlightenment such as prophylaxis of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious disease, food poisoning (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 168KB)
August 29, 2017
About correspondence to the patients with enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious disease (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 219KB)
May 30, 2017
About authorization (No. 3) of disaster hourly wage water cooperation water tank
May 29, 2017
About discovery such as health food including pharmaceutical products ingredient (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare homepage) (the outside site)
April 10, 2017
About authorization (No. 2) of disaster hourly wage water cooperation water tank
March 10, 2017
About product (no approval unlicensed drug) including pharmaceutical products ingredient
December 1, 2016
Everybody of medical personnel report (the outside site)
November 14, 2016
About the prevention of infectious disease and revision of standard of notification based on law (Infectious Disease Law) Article 12 Paragraph 1 about medical care for the patients with infectious disease and Article 14 Paragraph 2 and notification style (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 190KB)
September 30, 2016
About product (no approval unlicensed drug) including pharmaceutical products ingredient
September 14, 2016
During 1:00 of vaccination by 2016 Yokohama-shi rubella measures business stopping; arrive
August 25, 2016
About broad-based outbreak of measles (reporting)
August 25, 2016
About result of opinion open call for participants about rule to revise a part of the medical law detailed enforcement regulations (result public announcement)
August 15, 2016
About tick-mediated encephalitis (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare) (the outside site)
March 30, 2016
Hit drugstores as a result of opinion open call for participants about some revisions of permission examination standard and guidepost (result public announcement)
February 16, 2016
About the prevention of infectious disease and the enforcement of cabinet ordinance revising such as law (Infectious Disease Law) enforcement orders about medical care for the patients with infectious disease (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 156KB)
January 28, 2016
About reporting about jika heat and correspondence to patient (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 252KB)
October 08, 2015
About the outbreak situation of norovirus in Yokohama-shi (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 791KB)
September 25, 2015
About correspondence that assumed domestic outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 429KB)
August 20, 2015
About outbreak of invasive meningococcal infection in the 23rd world talent scout jamboree conventionalist (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 588KB)
July 01, 2015
About correspondence to patient such as dengue fever (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 312KB)
June 12, 2015
About correspondence at the time of domestic outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 657KB)
June 05, 2015
We established homepage of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). Homepage is this place
June 05, 2015
About correspondence of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in Korea (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 688KB)
June 03, 2015
About outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in Korea (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 637KB)
May 20, 2015
About development of Yokohama-shi rubella exclusion strategy (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 319KB)
May 20, 2015
About the prevention of infectious disease and the enforcement of departmental order to revise of the law (Infectious Disease Law) enforcement regulations about medical care for the patients with infectious disease (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 167KB)
May 13, 2015
About revision about "basic correspondence in medical institution which assumed domestic outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever" (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 227KB)
April 08, 2015
About continuation of measles measures (to all of medical institutions) (PDF: 415KB)
February 5, 2015
About infectious disease that you should be careful about at the time of foreign tour
<< flyer >> "Attention at the time of overseas travel in particular!" (PDF: 608KB)

Past news (the outside site)

Information according to the field

Infectious disease
The infectious disease development situation (Yokohama-shi infectious disease information center)
About Vaccinations
About HIV, AIDS
About measles, rubella
About new influenza
About enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infectious disease
About dengue fever
To one made a voyage to abroad
About severe febrile thrombopenia syndrome (SFTS) (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare homepage link) (the outside site)
About tick-mediated encephalitis (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare homepage link) (the outside site)
About preventive measures against Yokohama-shi infection support Network
About tuberculosis
About Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS)
About Ebola hemorrhagic fever
Medical security (medical affairs, pharmaceutical practice)
We look for medical institution
Medical safe support center
About news about medical security
About result of periodical on-the-spot inspection of the city Hospital
To person who can undergo surgical operations such as Anma massage shiatsu
Medical security (medical affairs, pharmaceutical practice) index
Food safety
Food safety Yokohama WEB (the outside site)
Comfortable living environment
Information about hygiene management of cistern to receive
Thing about the building hygiene method
Hygiene of house, thing about sickhouse measures
Comfortable living environment index (the outside site)
Protection and management of animal
Yokohama-shi animal protection center
Wild animals such as crow, raccoon
Others
Health Checkups
Cancer screening
Infants medical examination
Other indexes

Various application procedures

Food hygiene relations
Environmental hygiene relations
The animal handling business, specific animal
Hospital, clinics , obstetrical place, treatment place
Drugstore, pharmaceutical products dealership, medical equipment dealership, loan business
Various licenses
Tuberculosis relations
Various application procedure indexes (the outside site)

Related link

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (the outside site)
The National Institute of Infectious Diseases (the outside site)
Yokohama City Inst. of Health (the outside site)
Yokohama quarantine station (the outside site)
List of related links

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