Health care in Japan

Fnd information on the public health system in Japan, medical care and health insurance.

The healthcare system in Japan

The Japanese healthcare system is renowned for being professional, modern and easy to use. There are many health clinics all over Japan with most doctors and clinics specialising in a particular area of medicine rather than being general practitioners. To use the medical facilities in Japan, and in fact, if you are living and/or working in Japan, it is compulsory to have some form of health insurance.

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