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About tuberculosis

Last update date October 5, 2020

"Tuberculosis" is not past disease.
It is the nation's largest infectious disease, and about 16,000 a year (2018) new patients are discovered even now in the whole country. In addition, tuberculosis of relatively young people and elderly person increases recently.
Tuberculosis is disease to be cured if we take medicine properly. We receive examination for chest X-rays once a year, and let's talk with medical institution early when we have symptom.

  • When symptoms such as two weeks or more protracted cough, slight fevers, sputa continue, let's talk with medical institution.
  • Let's receive medical examination (examination for chest X-rays) once a year.
    ※People particularly 65 years or older become easy to have tuberculosis by drop of physical strength.
      We will receive by all means.

Notice

Tuberculosis commuter pass physical checkup assistance business

 Application acceptance of tuberculosis commuter pass physical checkup assistance business of 2020 began.
 Guidance (PDF: 148KB)
 Application style (PDF: 140KB) : You download style this year by all means, and please use.
 The entry point (PDF: 385KB)
 
 Application submission: Each ward Health and Welfare Center Health and Welfare Division Health Promotion Section (list) (PDF: 224KB)
   

Tuberculosis health check-up for foreigner

On tuberculosis health check-up (gaikokujinnotamenokekkakukenshin) (March 1, 2020) for foreigner, it was finished.

Business summary

Consultation, support about tuberculosis

About tuberculosis commuter pass physical checkup

[to representative of school, hospital, clinics , assistant delivery room, care for the elder healthcare facility, social welfare facility, detective facility, managers]
For student, worker, person of entrance, you perform periodical physical checkup affecting tuberculosis and must report to public health center.
※Grounds laws and ordinances: Law (1998 law No. 114) about medical care for the patients with prevention of infectious disease and infectious disease
       2, the seventh prize of Article 53 of Article 53
Facility and eligible people who are targeted for 1
   Please confirm this; about ⇒ "tuberculosis commuter pass physical checkup" (PDF: 143KB)
2 report methods and report submission
   Please send the report mentioned above to each ward Health and Welfare Center Health and Welfare Division Health Promotion Section of the location by mail or FAX.
   (it is only report to have you submit)
   Report submission: Each ward Health and Welfare Center Health and Welfare Division Health Promotion Section (list) (PDF: 74KB)
3 tuberculosis commuter pass physical checkup conduct reports

Style and entry example
Target facility  
The one for elementary and junior high schoolStyle (Excel: 17KB)Entry example (PDF: 239KB)
The one for high school, higher vocational schoolStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 259KB)
The one for university, junior college, graduate schoolStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 259KB)
The one for specialization, vocational schoolStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 260KB)
The one for hospital, clinics , midwifery placeStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 201KB)
The one for care for the elder healthcare facilityStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 256KB)
It is for social welfare facilityStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 227KB)
It is for detective facilityStyle (Excel: 18KB)Entry example (PDF: 254KB)

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The one for medical institution

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Telephone: 045-671-2729

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