St Luke's International Hospital

St Luke's International Hospital

General Internal Medicine

Overview

For patients without a primary care physician wishing for an outpatient visit

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For patients who have a primary care hospital or physician

Please prepare a referral letter (including a medical history with the doctor’s signature) prior to making an appointment at the Appointment Services Desk.

Appointment Service Desk : 03-5550-7120 (Weekdays Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM)

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Novel Coronavirus PCR Test Results Certificate (certificate of negative results) Issuance

COVID-19 PCR test result certificates (certificate of negative results) will be issued for those (high school age and older) that require them.

Sample PCR results certificate (English/Japanese) provided here at St. Luke’s

*This test will be done under the below conditions. Patients themselves will be responsible for checking the latest information regarding required items (e.g., test contents, document formats, etc.) and conditions (e.g., time period from diagnosis to application, certificate expiration dates, etc.) for submission prior to applying for a certificate.

Click here for information about the Hawaii Pre-Travel Testing Program

Testing Dates

Monday - Thursday(excluding the New Year period and holidays)2:00pm - 2:30pm

*Any changes to this will be announced on this hospital’s homepage.

Method of Testing

St. Luke’s Clinical Laboratory Department conducts in-hospital measurements in compliance with the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare’s Guidelines for Pathogen Testing for COVID-19 through nasopharyngeal (not saliva sampling) real-time PCR tests (bioMérieux’s FilmArray® Torch system).

This department holds the international ISO15189 accreditation and works to assure testing precision and accuracy under the leadership of a quality manager through the usage of standardized work sheets, daily record taking, and internal/external quality checks and audits.

Appointments

  • Appointments can be made by directly visiting or calling the Appointment Service Desk.

Appointment Service Desk: 03-5550-7120 (Weekdays, 8:30am – 5:00pm)

  • Please come to the hospital 15 minutes before your appointment time.
  • Please bring your passport if you require your passport number be written on the certificate.
  • If you have a designated form that you need to submit to the agency or company in the country to which you are traveling, make sure that you bring it with you on the day of your appointment and notify the reception desk at counter 10 on the 1st floor.
  • We ask that you print and fill out the novel coronavirus PCR test questionnaire beforehand and bring it with you to your appointment.

    Novel Coronavirus PCR Test Questionnaire[English]
    PDFWord

    Novel Coronavirus PCR Test Questionnaire[Japanese]
    PDFWord

  • You may not make same-day appointments.

On the day of your appointment

  1. All first-time visitors are to register and check in at the First Visit counter, counter 4 on the 1st floor. (Patients registered at this hospital with patient ID cards are to check in at counter 2.)
  2. After check-in, proceed to counter 10 on the 1st floor
  3. Examination and test
  4. Payment

PCR Test Results Certificate Issuance

The PCR Test Result Certificates is issued on day 3 after the test with the test date being day 1.
Please come to the hospital and visit counter 9 on the 1st floor to receive your certificate.
Certificates will be available for pick-up from 8:30am – 4:00pm on weekdays and 8:30am – 1:30pm/2:30pm – 4:00pm on Saturdays.

Costs: Examination/Test Fees and PCR Test Results Certificates

  • Examination/Test: ¥27,042 (tax included)
  • PCR Test Results Certificate (English) and test results report (Japanese): 1 copy - ¥5,958 (tax included)

Total: ¥33,000 (tax included) *Not covered by insurance

  • Patients may request multiple copies of the PCR Test Results Certificate (English) and the test results report (Japanese), however, patients will be charged an additional fee of ¥5,958 per copy.
  • Please notify us if you need to fill out a designated form for you. The cost will be similar to that of this hospital’s form.

Precautions

  • Should the doctor determine from the results of your examination that there is a high possibility that you have some illness, further examination will be done and covered by health insurance. In such cases, patients may not receive a PCR test nor have the PCR Test Results Certificate issued.
  • In very rare cases, patients will have to take another test, resulting in a delay of the PCR Test Results Certificate. Should there be any change in the issuance date for this certificate, this hospital will contact you through the phone number you provided on the questionnaire.

Vaccination Outpatient

Every Thursday from 2:30PM to 3:30PM
1st Floor of the Main Building, Counter # 10: General Internal Medicine

Appointments, Subjects and Cautions

Please make an appointment by 5PM, two days before your preferred date.

Appointment Service Desk TEL:03-5550-7120
- Information -

Currently there is a lack of vaccines for German Measles. We may decline appointments if the vaccines cannot be secured. Thank you for your understanding.

* Those wishing for an antibody test: Two visits are necessary (The second appointment will be made after the first.)

  • First visit: Consultation and blood test (antibody test)
  • Second visit: Consultation (results) + vaccination (Depending on the result, vaccination may not be conducted)

* If you are unsure of which vaccination to receive, or cannot come on the available dates, please consult the following.

  Type Vaccine Name Fee
(Including pre-consultation)
(tax included)
1 Pneumococcus 23-valent Pneumovax NP ¥11,000
2 Pneumococcus 13-valent Prevenar13 ¥13,200
3 DT (diphtheria・tetanus) Adsorbed DT combined toxoid 1ML ¥7,700
4 Measles-rubella Combined(MR) MEASLES AND RUBELLA COMBINED VACCINE ¥18,700
5 Encephalitis B Jevic V ¥8,800
6 Tetanus Absorbed tetanus toxoid ¥4,510
7 Hepatitis
(HA)
Aimmugen 0.5UG ¥13,200
8 Hepatitis B
(Bimmugen)
Bimmugen 10UG 0.5ML ¥10,175
9 Hepatitis B
(Surface antigen)
Antibody titer ¥6,391
10 Hepatitis B
(Surface antibody)
Antibody titer ¥6,391
11 Tuberculosis IgRA(TSPOT) Blood test ¥11,374
12 Varicella(Chickenpox) Varicella vaccine live attenuated BIKEN ¥11,000
13 Varicella(Chickenpox) Antibody titer ¥8,790
14 MMR
(mumps・epidemic parotitis)
Dried live attenuated mumps vaccine ¥9,900
15 MMR
(mumps・epidemic parotitis)
Antibody titer ¥8,790
16 Measles Dried live attenuated measles vaccine ¥11,000
17 Measles Antibody titer ¥8,790
18 German Measles Rubella virus vaccine live attenuated BIKEN ¥11,000
19 German Measles Antibody titer ¥8,790
20 Rabies(only once) Inactivated tissue culture rabies vaccine ¥29,205
21 Herpes zoster/Shingles SHINGRIX ¥24,200

Last updated 10/7/2021

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