Guidelines for Consultation and Examination for the New Coronavirus Infectious
Disease (From Mieinfo)
1 – Things to keep in mind before consultation and examination
(if you have a flu or other symptoms such as fever, etc.)
Do not go to school or work as much as possible, and do not go outside.
Take and record your temperature every day.
2 – Guidelines for consultation
If the symptoms of a cold or if the fever of 37.5 degrees and above lasts for 4 days or more (Including when there was a need to take antipyretic medication).
If you feel weak or having a hard time breathing.
If you had just returned from a foreign country and feel unwell.
If you are a foreign resident and you fall into one of the categories written above, please consult the MieCo Consultation Support Center for Foreigners; Tel: 080-3300-8077(*Multi-language support)
From Monday to Friday (excluding holidays), 9am to 5pm.
Or consult the Returnees / Contact Center listed below
from 9am to 9pm:(*supported in Japanese only)
(calls are also accepted during Saturday, Sunday and public holidays)
① Iga Health Center; Tel: 0595-24-8070
② Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare; Tel: 0120-565653
*For calls from 9pm to 9am the following day, contact Mie Emergency Medical Information Center; Tel: 059-229-1199
In addition to wearing a mask when consulting a medical institution, please thoroughly wash your hands and mind your coughing etiquette (use a mask, tissue, handkerchief, or sleeve to hold your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing).
The updated information about the new coronavirus at Prefectural Office web site:
(*In Japanese language only)
How to protect yourself;
- Frequently clean hands by using a soap and running water; especially
after going out, after coughing or before touching your mouth, nose
- When coughing and sneezing cover mouth and nose with flexed elbow
or tissue – throw tissue away immediately and wash hands.