Hiroshima University Hospital, as the only one university hospital in Hiroshima prefecture as well as an advanced treatment hospital, provide higher level medical services and highly specialized medical services, and also support a new advanced medical treatment.
We mainly accept those who need to receive treatment which is advanced and highly specialized medical services with focus on severe and serious injury and special diseases with the invitation from your primary doctor who is in another Japanese medical Institution. So, please bring a Medical Referral Letter, if possible.
If you are a new patient without a medical referral letter or you have a medical referral letter without our hospital name "Hiroshima University Hospital (広島大学病院)", you need to pay an additional fee called SENTEI RYOYOHI.
If you would like to know more information about “SENTEI RYOYOHI”, please attach the following link.
When do we confirm YOUR Japanese health insurance card?
- If you have an appointment, we confirm your Japanese health insurance card at the beginning of the first consultation date of each month at each clinical department reception desk.
- If you do not have an appointment, we confirm your Japanese insurance card at the general reception desk.
- If you have a medical care recipient certificate, please present it with your Japanese health insurance card at the general reception desk.
If you do not present your Japanese health insurance card, you have to pay all medical cost.
Since there are non-consultation dates, or the doctor has an operation etc, regardless of whether you have a medical referral letter or not, please confirm beforehand by e-mail that the consultation is possible.
E-mail: byo-kokusai*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp (Please replace * with @)