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Japan Healthcare Info | English
Non-profit organization that provides free information about medical procedures in Japan, including individualized help in recommending services such as English-speaking hospitals and clinics. For a small fee, Japan Healthcare Info will also personally set up appointments and help fill out documents in Japanese.
(Hits: 5,186 Listed: 12/16/2011)
Japan Helpline | English | Japanese
24-hour, non-profit emergency assistance service. Nationwide in Japan call 0570-000-911. Site includes emergency and counseling telephone numbers.
(Hits: 5,188 Listed: 03/04/2005)
Medical Passport - Medical guide for foreigners | English
Maintained by the Osaka Prefectural Office.
(Hits: 5,186 Listed: 08/05/2002)
Medical Resources in Japan | English
U.S. Embassy Tokyo's list of hospitals and doctors in Japan.
(Hits: 5,187 Listed: 11/13/2006)
MedOne - Medical Insurance while in Japan | English
Licensed by the Japanese government to sell travel medical insurance to visitors to and from Japan. MedOne covers 100% of doctor bills, in-patient and out-patient care, surgery, prescriptions, X-rays, as well as secondary expenses (supplies, etc.). Also covers emergency care and transport, even rescue services; loss of life or serious disability.
(Hits: 5,188 Listed: 09/17/2010)
Pacific Prime | English
Insurance broker providing overseas medical insurance for Japanese nationals living, working or holidaying abroad. Also insurance products for expatriates in Japan. Site includes general information on health insurance and travel safety updates for many countries.
(Hits: 5,186 Listed: 02/24/2008)
Tips on National Health Insurance in Japan | English
Basic information for foreign residents and visitors
(Hits: 5,187 Listed: 12/05/2007)

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