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HOKEN CENTER (Health Center) Schedule

Inquiry

Hoken Center (Health Center) 〒340-0016 Chuo 1-5-22, Soka-shi
Tel.(048) 922-0200
FAX(048) 922-1516

Health Care for Mother and Child

If you moved in Soka City recently, contact with Hoken Center with your Boshi Techo (Mother and Child Health Book)

Kon-nichiwa Akachan Houmon ("Hello Baby" Visit)

For whom: The babies who were born in July, 2019. (Excluding the families a midwife of a staff visited)
Date: Late in August~middle of September
Contents: A staff will visit the households (without a contact in advance) and hand the questionnaires for the vaccinations and notices for health checkups.

Infant Health Checkup

Chekup forInfants who were bornDateTimeNotice will be sent
1 year and 7 months old infants 2018 1st to 15th of February September 3(Tue.) 1:00 p.m.~Reception:
1:00 p.m.~1:45 p.m.
End of August
16th to 28th of February September 17(Tue.)
3 years and 3 months old infants 2016 1st to 17th of May August 6(Tue.) End of July
18th to 31st of May August 27 (Tue.)

Maternity Class for Parents

* Apply by phone or on the homepage of Soka City

For whom: Women who are expecting the first baby between November, 2019 and January, 2020 and their husbands.
Limited to 30 pairs
Date and time: 9:15 am to 12:15 pm of September 8 (Sun.) and 11 (Wed.)
Contents: Bathing training, nutrition guidance fo expectant mother and explanation of giving birth process

Oyako (Mother and Child) de Brushing & Child-rearing Consultation

* Apply by phone

For whom: Children before entering to school and guardians.
Limited to 30 pairs
Date and time: September 2 (Sun.) (1)10:15 a.m. (2)10:45 a.m. (3)11:15 a.m. (4)11:45 a.m.
Place: Yatsuka Jido Center
Contents: Brushing instruction by dental hygienist & salivary pH test, measurement, consultation about child-rearing and nutrition

Infant Help Desk

* Apply by phone

For whom: Infants and guardians.
Limited to 30 pairs
Date and time: 9:30 am to noon of September 18 (Wed.)
Contents: Consultation of parenting and nutrition by public nurse and dieticians, reading picture books

Baby Foods Class

* Apply by phone

Contents: Lecture how to proceed baby foods, and trial eating of baby foods.

StageBaby’s ageQuotaDate and time
First stage 5 months to 6 months 30 pairs August 28 (Wed.)  1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Second stage 7 months to 8 months 25 pairs August 28 (Wed.)  10:00 a.m. to noon
Third stage 9 months to 11 months 20 pairs August 30 (Fri.)   10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Health Care for Adults

Either group screening or individual screening of colorectal cancer is available once during the designated period.

Eligible age is as of March 31, 2020.

A list of designated medical institutions is available at the Hoken Center and public facilities.
You can see them on the HP of Soka City.

Eligible Persons for free check-up:
(1)People of age 70 or older
(2)People, age 65 or older and under 74 who are enrolled in Koki-koureisha Iryou Hoken Seido
(Post Elderly and Disabled Medical Insurance system).
(3)Tax-exempt households
(4)Households on welfare (Seikatsu hogo in Japanese)
(5)People who are applied the subsidy of Japanese War Orphans From China

* Individual stomach cancer screening with an endoscope for (1)(2)(3) is 2,000 yen; for (4)(5) is free of charge.

Individual Cancer Screening A

What screeningFor whomDateFee
Viral hepatitis test
Hepatitis type B and C
People of 40 yrs and older who have never taken this medical examination before. Until December 20 (Fri.) 1,000 yen
Oral Cancer
Inquiry, visual inspection
People of 50 yrs and older Until January 31 (Fri.), 2020 700 yen

Place: Designated medical institutions.

Application: By visit or a postcard with your name, address, phone number, birthday and which screening you want and the date you want from the first to third choice to Hoken Center (postmarked by Sep. 30(Mon)). Notice of settlement (consultation ticket) will be sent from Hoken Center.

Individual Cancer Screening B

Uterine Cancer Examination of cervical cell People of 20 yrs and older Until Nov. 30 (Sat.) cervical: 1,700 yen uterinebody: 2,500 yen (when a doctor requires and you approve)
Colorectal Cancer
FOBT (fecal occult blood test)
People of 30 yrs and older Until December 20 (Fri.) 500 yen
Lung Cancer
X-raying TB
People of 40 yrs and older 65 yrs and older for TB Until Sep. 30 (Mon.) X-ray: 800 yen Sputum: 900 yen
(when a doctor requires and you approve)

Place: Designated medical institutions.

Application: By visit or a postcard with your name, address, phone number, birthday and which screening you want and the date you want from the first to third choice to Hoken Center (postmarked by Sep. 30(Mon)).
What you bring: Kenko Hoken-sho (Health insurance certificate) or something to certify your address.

Group Cancer Screening

What screeningFor whom QuotaDateTimeFee
Stomach Cancer, Gastric barium X-ray inspection People of 30 yrs and older Limited to 140 people per day November 25 (Mon.),  December 11 (Wed.), 19 (Thur.) 8:15 a.m.~(Reception: by 10:00 a.m.) 900 yen
Colorectal Cancer
FOBT
9:30 a.m.~ (Reception: by 10:30 a.m.) 500 yen
Brest Cancer
* Inquiry, visual inspection
People of 40 yrs and older Limited to 90 people per day December 12 (Thur.), 13 (Fri.) 1:00 p.m.~ (Reception: by 2:00 p.m.) Requied time:  2.5 hours 1,300 yen
* Pregnant women, mothers breast-feeding or within 6 months after stop breast-feeding, women who had breast plastic surgery or pacemaker are not acceptable

Place: Designated medical institutions.

Application: By visit or a postcard with your name, address, phone number, birthday and which screening you want and the date you want from the first to third choice to Hoken Center (postmarked by Sep. 30(Mon)).

Examination & Health Consultation    * Free

 For whom QuotaPlaceDateTime
Massage
Massage by members of Soka Hari-Kyu Massage Association
Those who have been approved as "physically disabled persons"Limited to 10 persons Hoken Center August 21 (Wed.) 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Health Consultation by a nurse People of 20 yrs and older Hara-cho Komi-sen Mon., Fri. 9:00 am to noon
*Except holiday and closed days
Inari Komi-sen Mon., Thur.
Hikawa Komi-sen Tue., Fri.
Sezaki, Yahata, Yanagishima Komi-sens Wed., Fri.
Diet Consultation Hoken Center or Komi-sen Monday through Friday
*The date will be adjusted when you apply

Further Infomation

Section:Soka city
Adress:〒340-8550 1-1-1 Takasago Soka Saitama
TEL:048-922-0825
FAX:048-927-4955