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HEALTH CALENDAR

Inquiry

Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section)
〒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 Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) with your Boshi Techo (Mother and Child Health Book)

Above documents will be sent.

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

* NO visit in June.

For whom: The babies who were born in May, 2020. (Excluding the families a midwife staff visited)
Questionnaires for the vaccinations and notices for health checkups will be sent during late in June and middle of July.

Infant Health Checkup

Chekup forInfants who were bornDate
1 year and 7 months old infants 2018 December

No checkups in June.
We will send a notice to each eligible child.

3 years and 3 months old infants 2017 March

Baby Foods Class

* Apply by phone by June 9 (Tue.) or from the website of Soka City

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

StageBaby’s ageQuotaDate and time
First stage 4 months to 6 months 5 pairs/
each time
June 30 (Tue.) (1)from 1:15 p.m.
(2)from 2:00 p.m. (3)from 2:45 p.m.
Second stage 6 months to 8 months 5 pairs/
each time
June 30 (Tue.) (1)from 10:00 a.m.
(2)from 10:45 a.m. (3)from 11:30 a.m.
Third stage 8 months to 14 months 5 pairs/
each time
June 29 (Mon.) (1)from 1:15 p.m.
(2)from 2:00 p.m. (3)from 2:45 p.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, 2021.

A list of designated medical institutions is available at the Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) 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 whomApplication Date
Date of sending a Notice
Fee
Viral hepatitis test
Hepatitis type B and C
People of 40 yrs and older who have never taken this medical examination before. ~ December 18 (Fri.)
From end of May
 -
Oral Cancer
Inquiry, visual inspection
People of 50 yrs and older ~ January 29 (Fri.), 2021
From end of April
700 yen
Brest Cancer *
Inquiry, visual inspection
People of 40 yrs and older and didn't undergo this screening in 2019 FY. ~ November 30 (Mon.)
From end of May
1,300 yen
Stomach Cancer
screening with an endoscope
People of 50 yrs. or older and didn't undergo this screening in 2019 FY. July 1(Mon.) ~ December 20 (Sun.)
From end of June
3500 yen

Place: Designated medical institutions.

Application: By a postcard with your name, address, phone number, birthday and which screening you want to Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) by September 20 (Sun.) (postmarked by Sep. 20 (Sun). Notice of settlement (consultation ticket) will be sent from Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section).

Individual Cancer Screening B

Place: Designated medical institutions

Application: Directly apply/visit to a medical institution.
What you bring: Kenko Hoken-sho (Health insurance certificate) or something to certify your address.
* Something to certify your condition is required for free medical checkup for eligible person.

What screeningFor whomCheckup DateFee
Uterine Cancer Examination of cervical cell People of 20 yrs and older by November 30 (Mon.) Cervical: 1,700 yen
Cervical and uterinebody:2,500 yen (when a doctor requires and you approve)
Colorectal Cancer
FOBT (fecal occult blood test)
People of 30 yrs and older by November 18 (Fri.) 500 yen
Lung Cancer
X-raying TB
People of 40 yrs and older 65 yrs and older for TB July 1(Mon.) to September 30 (Wed.) X-ray: 800 yen
Sputum: 900 yen
(when a doctor requires and you approve)

Group Cancer Screening

Place: Hoken Center (Health Center) (address: Chuo 1-5-22, Soka-shi)

Application: By a postcard with your name, address, phone number, birthday and which screening you want to Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) by September 20 (Sun.) (postmarked by Sep. 20 (Sun). Notice of settlement (consultation ticket) will be sent from Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section)

What screeningFor whom
Quota
FeeCheckup Date
Stomach Cancer
Gastric barium X-ray inspection
People of 30 yrs and older
*Required time: 2 to 3 hours
900 yen You cannot designate the checkup date
Have a checkup on the day listed on  a consultation ticket
Colorectal Cancer
FOBT
500 yen
Brest Cancer *
Inquiry, visual inspection
People of 40 yrs and older
Limited to 90 people per day
Requied time:  2.5 hours
1,300 yen

Further Infomation

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