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HOKEN CENTER (Health Center) Schedule


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 October, 2019. (Excluding the families a midwife of a staff visited)
Date: Late in November~middle of December
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 May December 3(Tue.) 1:00 p.m. ~
Reception: 1:00 p.m. ~ 1:45 p.m.
End of November
16th to 31st of May December 17(Tue.)
3 years and 3 months old infants 2016 1st to 14th of August November 12(Tue.) End of October
15th to 31th of August November 26(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 February and April, 2020 and their husbands.
Limited to 30 pairs
Date and time: 9:15 am to 12:15 pm of December 1 (Sun.) and 4 (Wed.)
Contents: Bathing training, nutrition guidance fo expectant mother and explanation of giving birth process

Maternity Salon

* Apply by phone or on the homepage of Soka City

For whom: Women who are expecting the first baby and their husbands.
Limited to 30 persons
Date and time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm of December 11 (Wed.)
Contents: Lecture about dental care, tasting recommended foods.  Bone density measurement (if you want. Fee: 100yen)

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

* Apply by phone

For whom: Children before entering to school and guardians.
Limited to 36 pairs
Date and time: December 13 (Fri.) (1)10:15 a.m. (2)10:45 a.m. (3)11:15 a.m. (4)11:45 a.m.
Place: Sumiyoshi Jido-kan
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 December 16 (Mon.)
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 November 27(Wed.) 1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Second stage 7 months to 8 months 25 pairs November 27(Wed.) 10:00 a.m. to noon
Third stage 9 months to 11 months 20 pairs November 29(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

Uterine Cance
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 Dec. 20 (Fri.) 500 yen

Place: Designated medical institutions.

No need of "Jyushin-ken (Notice of settlement (consultation ticket))" from Health Center
What you bring: Kenko Hoken-sho (Health insurance certificate) or something to certify your address.

Examination & Health Consultation

* Free except bone density measurement

 For whom QuotaPlaceDateTime
Bone Density Measurement
Fee: 100 yen
People of 18 yrs. or older and have not applied in this fiscal year.
Limited to 80 persons
People of 18 yrs. or older and have not applied in this fiscal year. November 21(Thur.),December 9(Mon.) (1)9:30 a.m.
(2)10:30 a.m.
(3)1:00 p.m.
(4)2:00 p.m.
Massage by members of Soka Hari-Kyu Massage Association
Those who have been approved as "physically disabled persons"
Limited to 10 persons
Hoken Center November 20(Wed.) 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Health Consultation by a nurse People of 20 yrs and older Hara-cho Komi-sen Mon., Fri. 9:00 a.m. 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