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Free Influenza Vaccination for Nagoya City Residents Aged 65 and Over (65歳以上の方へ:無料でインフルエンザ予防接種が受けられます。)

2020.10.15

The influenza vaccine is effective if you receive it before influenza begins to spread in the community.
By having the vaccination, you may be able to avoid contracting influenza, or experience milder symptoms.


Period: Thu. 15 Oct. to Sun. 31 Jan.


Eligibility: Residents of Nagoya City meeting the following criteria.

  1. Persons aged 65 and over
  2. Persons aged 60 to 64 with impaired function of the heart, kidneys or respiratory system, or impaired function of the immune system due to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) (persons with a disability equivalent to that qualifying for a Level 1 Physically Disabled Person's Handbook).
    *Presentation of a copy of one's Physically Disabled Person's Handbook or a medical certificate from one's doctor is required.


Dosage: Single


Medical facilities where the vaccine can be administered
(Japanese; If you are unable to read Japanese, please call the NIC Information Counter on 052-581-0100.)


What to take to the medical facility on the day:

  1. Persons aged 65 and over
    ・Proof of age (driver's license, health insurance card, Residence Card, etc.)
  2. Persons aged 60 to 64
    ・Proof of age (driver's license, health insurance card, Residence Card, etc.)
    ・A copy of one's Physically Disabled Person's Handbook or a medical certificate from one's doctor


Inquiries:
Contact the Health Center (Hoken Sentā / 保健センター) of the ward in which you reside.
(If you require interpreting, please use the NIC Trio-Phone service on 052-581-6112.)

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