Following the fact that tenohobiruarafenamidofumaru acid salt (nucleic acid analog preparation treatment for patients with hepatitis B) became insurance adaptation on February 15, 2017, in Kumamoto, we aim at this treatment for the hepatitis medical expenses furtherance.
Type B and type C virus-related hepatitis can delay thing and progress to prevent progress to cirrhosis and liver cancer if they provide appropriate treatment.
In Kumamoto, we support a part of the medical expenses necessary for nucleic acid analog preparation treatment for hepatitis B from April, 2010.
About brochure "subsidy program of nucleic acid analog preparation treatment medical expenses for hepatitis B" [PDF file/517KB]
■Medical care that is targeted for the furtherance
- By nucleic acid analog preparation treatment for patients with hepatitis B and medical care necessary to provide this treatment, it is for insurance application and thing that it is.
- It is not for treatment irrelevant to expense and nucleic acid analog preparation treatment except medical service under health insurance. In addition, it is not for hospitalized meal charges.
■The target furtherance
In corresponding to all next, we apply to the prefecture and we received authorization and are.
- Person receiving "medical care targeted for the furtherance" now or the top which we are going to receive
- (address on resident's card in Kumamoto) to live in Kumamoto
- The person taking out each medical insurance or dependent
■Procedure for authorization
- We apply to public health center having jurisdiction over area to live for required document to receive authorization, and it is necessary to have you receive authorization of the governor.
Identification of hepatitis treatment recipient grant application
Medical certificate (thing made with ※ appointment medical institution is best) pertaining to grant application of identification of hepatitis treatment recipient
Copy of identifications of person insured whom full name of applicant was listed in
Resident's card with mention of all the households of applicant
Documents which prove inhabitants' tax taxation annual sum (income percent) of all the household same as applicant
※ As a general rule, doctor of "appointment medical institution" which the governor appointed should make medical certificate of this.
※ And we can receive  documents style at window of public health center. In addition, we can download from list of styles below.
- In the prefecture, we decide authorization after examination based on expert opinion.
- We issue "identification of hepatitis treatment recipient" and "hepatitis treatment self-pay limit monthly basis control documentation" to authorized person from the prefecture.
- We limit medical institution which can receive targeted for the furtherance treatment to "appointment medical institution" which the prefecture appointed and "treatment conduct medical institution" which made a contract with the prefecture. (except drugstore)
→ "Designated medical institution" pertaining to nucleic acid analog preparation treatment list ※As of March 9, 2017 (PDF: 265.2 kilobytes)
→ "Treatment conduct medical institution" pertaining to nucleic acid analog preparation treatment list ※As of March 9, 2017 (PDF: 326 kilobytes)
■Validity of authorization
- For validity when we receive authorization newly, it is at one year from the first day in month when applicant made appointment (we list in application) after month when we submitted application.
- For validity, we apply again by the termination of the term day and can update by receiving authorization. For validity when this case is new, it is one year.
■Limit of self-pay
When you receive hepatitis treatment, please show identifications of recipient to medical institution, drugstore.
About target medical care, sum of medical expenses beyond self-pay limit of the next table is supported depending on inhabitants' tax (income percent) taxation annual sum of household.
|Inhabitants' tax (income percent) taxation annual sum of household
||Self-pay limit (monthly basis)|
When it is 235,000 yen or more
In the case of less than 235,000 yen
※ As a general rule, we do the taxation annual sum mentioned above with net total of the amount of inhabitants' tax of all the households of recipient (sum of income percent), but, by report of applicant, can exclude support from adding up object about (but spouse is excluded) which-affiliated, there is not with applicant or the spouse.
■List of inquiry, application reception desks
| Engine name
|| The location
|| Zip code
|| Phone number|
| Ariake public health center
|| 1004-1, Iwasaki, Tamana-shi
| Yamaga public health center
|| 465-2, Yamaga, Yamaga-shi
| Kikuchi public health center
|| 1272-10, Waifu, Kikuchi-shi
| Aso public health center
|| 2402, Ichinomiyamachimiyaji, Aso-shi
| Mifune public health center
|| 400, Hetami, Mifune-machi, Kamimashiki-gun
| Uki public health center
|| 400-1, Matsubasemachikugu, Uki-shi
| Yatsushiro public health center
|| 1660, Nishikatamachi, Yatsushiro-shi
| Minamata public health center
|| 2-2-13, Hachimancho, Minamata-shi
| Hitoyoshi public health center
|| 12-1, Teramachi, Hitoyoshi-shi
| Amakusa public health center
|| 3530, Imagamashinmachi, Amakusa-shi
| Kumamoto-shi public health center
|| 5-1-1, Ogo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi
| Kumamoto Public Health Emergencies Management Division
|| 6-18-1, Suizenji, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi
■List of styles (we can download from this)