Mitaka City
Municipal Office Information

Health and Welfare

Health Checkups

 Residents may receive one health checkup per year free of charge. To apply, please call or visit the Comprehensive Health Center directly. The scheduling for the Basic Health Checkup varies according to your date of birth.

Month of Birth Checkup Period
April through May April 12 through July 31
June through July June 1 through September 30
August through November August 1 through November 30
December through March October 1 through March 15

Younger Generation Health Checkup:For those who are between 16 and 39 years of age.
Adult Dental Health Checkup:For those who are 40 years of age or older.

Inquiries: The Comprehensive Health Center (Tel: 0422-46-3254)

Specific Health Checkups

 Members of Mitaka City National Health Insurance who are between 40 and 74 years of age.

Medical Checkups for the Very Elderly

 Members of the Medical Treatment System for Elderly People at an Advanced Age.
 The period in which one may undergo a checkup varies according to one’s birthday. An examination slip will be sent individually prior to the period.

Month of Birth Checkup Period
April through July June 1 through September 30
August through November August 1 through November 30
December through March October 1 through January 31

Inquiries: Specific Health Checkup Subsection, National Health Insurance Section, Civil Affairs Department (Tel: 0422-46-3271)

Various Types of Health Examinations

Stomach Cancer Checkups (Group Basis) (For those who are 30 years of age or older)
Stomach Cancer Checkups (Individual Basis) (For those who are 40, 50 and 60 years of age)
Tuberculosis Checkup (For those who are 16 years of age or older, excluding those applying for the special health checkups and the medical checkups for the very elderly)
Lung Cancer Checkup (For those who are 40 years of age or older)
Colon Cancer Checkup (For those who are 40 years of age or older)
Breast Cancer Checkup (For women who are 30 years of age or older) Frequency: Once every two years
Uterine Cancer Checkup (For women who are 20 years of age or older)
Eye Checkup (For those who are 40 years of age or older)
Osteoporosis Checkup (For women who are 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, and 70 years of age)

 Health checkups are announced in the “Koho Mitaka” City Bulletin (in Japanese).
 To apply for a checkup, write the type of exam you wish to take, your name, address, date of birth, age, telephone number and sex on a postcard and send the postcard to The Comprehensive Health Center, 35-28, Shinkawa 6-chome, Mitaka City 181-0004. (Applications may also be filed at the reception counter. Please apply for a tuberculosis checkup on the day.)
*Please note that the application period is different for each program.

Inquiries: The Comprehensive Health Center (Tel: 0422-46-3254)

Free and Anonymous HIV Tests at Tokyo Metropolitan Minami-Shinjuku Testing and Counseling Office (weekdays, nights, and Saturdays)

Regular Test: Reservations are required.
Reservations: Tel: 03-3377-0811 (Please be careful about dialing the correct number, since dialing the wrong one will be a nuisance to other people.)
Reservation Desk Hours: Monday through Friday (except national holidays), 3:30 to 7:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday (except national holidays), 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Test Hours: Monday through Friday (except national holidays), 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday (except national holidays), 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
*For those with aural-oral disabilities, reservations can be made by fax (03-3377-0821). (The reservation desk hours are the same as mentioned above.)
*English-speaking help is available year-round.

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Mitaka Municipal Office 1-1, Nozaki 1-chome, Mitaka City, 181-8555, Tokyo Tel:0422-45-1151(Main Switchboard) Access Mitaka City Office

Hours:Weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Closed:national holidays and during the December29 through January3)