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Measures taken by Tokyo City on Influenza A (H1N1)

Source: Bureau of Social Welfare and Public Health, Headquarters of the Governor of Tokyo, Bureau of General Affairs

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is providing  the following services to Tokyo residents regarding  information on Influenza A (H1N1):

(1)
Those who have entered Japan from affected areas within the past 10 days and have flu-like symptoms (such as fever of over 38°C/100.4°F,  coughing and sore throat) are requested to call one of the Tokyo Hatsunetsu Centers (Consultation Services for People with Fevers) that have been  set up at public health centers in Tokyo for consultation.
(Please note that services are in Japanese only)

<Contact information>
- Weekdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please call the Tokyo Hatsunetsu Center
(at your nearest public health center in Tokyo)
List of public health centers in Tokyo:
http://www.metro.tokyo.jp/SUB/hatunetujohosenter.htm

- Weekdays after hours (5 p.m. to 9 a.m.), weekends, and holidays
Tokyo Hatsunetsu Center, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Phone: 03-5320-4509

Note: For consultation in English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, and Thai, please call the Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center at the number below. If necessary, the center staff will consult the above Tokyo Hatsunetsu Center on your behalf.

Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center
Phone: 03-5285-8181
Consultation Hours: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily (also open on weekends and holidays)
(2).
TMG website

Influenza A (H1N1) Q & A in English has been uploaded to the TMG website:
http://www.fukushihoken.metro.tokyo.jp/iryo/kansen/sinpojiumu/SwineInfluenzafaq/index.html

(3).
Provision of information to foreign missions in Tokyo The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has been providing information to foreign missions in Tokyo via fax and e-mail since April 28 and will continue to provide updated information.

For inquiries on this press release concerning:

No. 1 & 2
General Affairs Section
Bureau of Social Welfare and Public Health
Phone: 03-5320-4032 (in Japanese only)

No. 3
Foreign Affairs Section
Headquarters of the Governor of Tokyo
Phone: 03-5388-2221

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