At our hospital, we not only carry out saliva tests that place less burden on patients, but also carry out more accurate"nasopharyngeal wipe tests"that are also performed by public institutions.
We carry out direct inspections by doctors working in the actual isolation ward for people positive for COVID-19/Sars-CoV-2.
Take Clinic Shimbashi is posted on the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare website, a list of inspection institutions that provide self-financed inspections,and in the US Embassy "COVID-19 TESTING FACILITIES IN JAPAN".
|Next-day plan (saliva test)||Saliva PCR test
(Result notification within 24 hours)
|Fastest plan (saliva test)||Saliva PCR test
(Result notification within 2 hours)
|Changed the test method to a nasopharyngeal wipe||More accurate PCR test with nasopharyngeal wipe||additional fee¥4,546
|Issuance of negative certificate
(Certificate for overseas travel)
|Issuance of English certificates||additional fee¥4,546
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・About negative certificate
Currently, all immigrants, re-entries, and returnees, including Japanese, are required to submit a negative test certificate for COVID-19, which was conductedwithin 72 hours before departure.(From the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare website)
Those who traveling abroad are required to show a negative certificate at the airport.
Our negative certificate conforms to the current negative certificate format in Japan.
* The required format may differ depending on the country of destination. The test method of this hospital corresponds to [Nucleic acid amplification test (LAMP)], which is a type of PCR method.Since there are sudden changes in specifications depending on each country, please be sure to check for yourself whether you can enter or leave the country.
You can find the latest information on this Ministry of Foreign Affairs page.
・Negative certificate that can be issued on the same day at our hospital
Our negative certificate is written in English.
A doctor's examination is required to issue a negative certificate. Since the negative certificate will be given directly after the test result is known, you need to come to our hospital twice, once at the time of the test and when you give the negative certificate. In addition, please be sure to bring your passport as the certificate will be invalidated if there is a mistake in the description.
The negative certificate of our hospital is the [valid "pre-departure inspection certificate" format] specified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and also It conforms to the[Format of inspection certificate specified by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare].
* Please be sure to check the latest format that suits your needs by yourself.