Precautions during home treatment

新型コロナウイルス感染症と診断された皆様へ(自宅療養中の注意)

2022/09/21 Wednesday Announcements, Coronavirus

To everyone who has been infected with  coronavirus

Be aware of the following points regarding home treatment.

Those who can go out for the minimum necessary amount, such as shopping for groceries, are those who have passed 24 hours since their symptoms subsided, or those who are asymptomatic and who can thoroughly implement the following infection prevention actions (1) to (3).

  1. Limit the time you go out and interact with people
  2. Do not use public transportation when traveling
  3. Take infection preventive measures such as wearing a mask when going out or interacting with others.

Check your health by measuring your body temperature and blood oxygen level (*) twice a day, in the morning and in the evening.

(*) Please check here for pulse oximeter rental.

In principle, the public health center will not conduct health observations over the phone for people with a low risk of becoming seriously ill.

In the event of a sudden change in physical condition, please contact your family medical institution or public health center.

Please wear a mask and wash your hands at home, and separate your living space from your family members as much as possible.

In addition to regularly ventilating the room, please wipe the common areas that you touch with your hands with an alcohol disinfectant.

Wash the laundry with a household detergent (containing a surfactant) and dry it thoroughly.

In addition, there are other useful information in Mie Info that you should know if you are diagnosed with coronavirus

Consultation window

  • If you have any problems about “vaccination”,

Please contact the Mie Foreigner Corona Vaccine Consultation Dial.

[Phone number] 080-3123-9173

[Reception hours] Sunday-Friday 9:00-17:00

[Supported languages] English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai, Japanese

  • If you have any troubles about ” coronavirus infection”,

Please consult with the Mie Consultation Support Center for Foreign Residents.

[Phone number] 080-3300-8077

[Reception hours] Sunday-Friday 9:00-17:00

[Supported languages] English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai, Japanese

Public Health Centers Survey (Hokenjo) after September 9, 2022

2022/09/21 Wednesday Announcements, Coronavirus

新型コロナウイルス感染症と診断された皆様へ(2022年9月9日以降の保健所による調査について)

Message to all people diagnosed with coronavirus

Since September 9, 2022, Mie Prefecture has applied emergency prevention measures based on the Infectious Disease Laws.

Previously, all citizens diagnosed with coronavirus will recieve a notice from public health centers (hokenjo).  However, after September 9th, only people who fit items 1 to 5 below will receive the announcement.

*Hokenjo will only contact people who fall under items 1 to 5 below.

  1. People over 65 years old
  2. People who need hospitalization
  3. People who are at risk of becoming seriously ill and who require the administration of therapeutic medicines for coronavirus (flu medicines, etc.)
  4. People who are at risk of becoming seriously ill and who need treatment with oxygen administration
  5. Pregnant women

People who do not fit into items 1 to 5 will not receive the notice.  Check precautions for medical treatment and recover at home.

There are other useful information in Mie Info that you should know if you are diagnosed with coronavirus

  • Things you should do if diagnosed with Covid-19
  • Important points about having treatment at home
  • Treatment and rest period for asymptomatic people
  • Treatment period for people with symptoms (with the exception of people who have been treated with mechanical respirators)
  • About covid treatment methods
  • Borrowing of the pulse oximeter and food delivery service
  • About the end of treatment

Contact information

  • If you are having difficulties with booking the vaccine:

Call the “Mie Coronavirus Vaccine Inquiry Line for Foreigners ” – Mie Gaikokujin Corona Vaccine Soudan Dial (みえ外国人コロナワクチン相談ダイアル)

TEL: 080-3123-9173

Service: open from Sunday to Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm

Support languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai and Japanese

  • If you are struggling with the new coronavirus:

Call MieCo, Consultation Center for Foreign Residents in Mie

TEL: 080-3300-8077

Service: open from Sunday to Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm

Support languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai and Japanese.