Kobe International Community Center

Influenza vaccination support has started

(From Wednesday 15th October 2014 to Saturday 31st January 2015)

Make sure to get vaccinated by mid-December, when the influenza virus is most prevalent.

 

For Elderly people

    ◆Target groups       

・People who are registered as citizens in Kobe City, aged 65 and above (as of the day of vaccination)
・People who are registered as citizens in Kobe City, aged 60 to 64(as of the day of vaccination) with a level 1 Physical Disability Certificate (Shintai Shougaisha Techou) concerning the heart, kidney, respiratory organs, or immune dysfunction, or those with an equivalent or more serious disability.

    ◆Vaccination method

Present a document confirming your address, name and age (such as Health Insurance Card (Kenkou Hokenshou) at the designated medical office reception window.

◆ Fee 1000 yen


※Free of charge for people in the above mentioned target groups who fall under the following categories 1 and 2
1. Households receiving Public Assistance (Seikatsu Hogo Setai)
2. Households exempt from municipal tax (Shiminzei Hikazei Setai)

 

Present proof of eligibility for Public Assistance (Seikatsu Hogo Tekiyou Shoumeisho) or notification of Premiums for Long-term Care Insurance (Kaigo Hokenryou no Oshirase )(Must be notification issued in 2014 fiscal year and for Insurance Premiums categories 1 to 4. This notification cannot be reissued ). For those who do not have these documents, after Wednesday 8th October, please bring a document to verify your identity to the Ward Office or a Branch office’s Resident Registration Desk (Jyuumin Touroku) where you will be issued a Free Target Group Confirmation Coupon (Muryou Taishousha Kakunin Ken).

 

For Children from 1 to 12 years old (as of the day of vaccination)
◆Vaccination method
Present a document confirming your address, name and age (such as Health Insurance Card) at the designated medical office’s reception window.  (Prior procedures at Ward Office are not necessary
◆Fee               First time 3000 yen
Second time 2620 yen (Only if vaccinated at the same medical institution as the first time)

 

For Enquiries
Ward office

 


The translation is based on the data available as of October, 2014. Please note that new systems, system changes etc. may have been introduced after this date. Responsibility for the linked websites lies with their creators. Kobe City accepts no responsibility for their content etc.