【‼】Numbers of Infected Persons on the Rise【‼】
Infections are spreading outward from localized cluster infections. The infection originated with individuals returning from travel outside Tottori Prefecture and spread others in contact with them.
Residents will receive written notification about the vaccine from local government. Information may be obtained directly from your municipal office. Feel free to contact us at TPIEF if you would like assistance.
Explanatory Note https://www.mhlw.go.jp/content/000759294.pdf
Inoculation Notice https://www.mhlw.go.jp/content/000759274.pdf
●Ministry of Labour Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Call Centre
TEL 0120-761770 (toll free)
AM9:00 - PM9:00
For consultation on any matter other than the vaccine, use the contact information below.
●Ministry of Labour consultation hotline for matters pertaining to Covid-19 infection:
TEL 0120-565651 (toll free)
【Japanese・English・Chinese・Korean・Portuguese・Spanish】AM9:00 - PM9:00
【Thai】：AM9:00 - PM6:00
I have a fever! Is it the coronavirus?
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Call the . * Telephone Intepreter service available in 18 languages.
Flowchart in Case of Covid-19 Infection
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*Cases of infection within the prefecture: see the latest information at
Exercise extra caution when traveling outside of or returning from Tottori Prefecture.
■A new variant of the virus is spreading. The new form is highly contagious. The virus currently spreading is considered highly mutable as well as highly infectious.
Take all possible precautions to protect yourself, your loved ones, and the health of your society.
■Patronize safe establishments. Shops and facilities displaying the stickers below are participants in protocol against infection.
■【Increase in Cases Reported Nationwide】 Exercise due caution when leaving and returning to the prefecture, and take all possible measures to prevent infection. Exercise particular caution when traveling to and returning from high-risk regions .
■【To visitors from outside the prefecture】:
The elderly and persons with pre-existing conditions are considered to be at high risk for COVID-19 infection. In Tottori, nearly 30% of the population is elderly, and medical resources including physicians and nursing staff are limited. The impact of increased incidence of infection would be considerable.
Take steps not only to protect yourself, but to ensure that you do not increase the spread of infection to others.
■The risk of infection is present everywhere. Do everything you can to avoid it.
■Avoid going out, including to work or school, if you feel even the slightest bit unwell.
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