Integrated Support Center for Patients and Self-learning

総合患者支援センター

What is Division of Integrated Support Center for Patients and Self-learning?

The Center was established to provide comprehensive and continuous services to patients from the perspectives of medical care, health, and social welfare. We give patients various advice and support medical care cooperation inside and outside the hospital. The main staff are the Director, three Vice-directors, seven medical social workers, four nurses and seven clerical staff. Collaborating with special teams (Ostomate Support Team and Graduate School of Health Sciences), we try to undertake various patient support and regional medicine collaboration.
In addition, two nurses and three pharmacists support the patient before hospitalization.

Department of Patient Support

  • Medical, nursing and welfare counseling
  • Cancer counseling support center
  • Counseling service for the Dementia Medical Center
  • Counseling service for the Epilepsy Center
  • Clinical trial / research counseling service
  • Discharge support and home care support
  • Support of volunteer activities
  • Public Relations
  • Support of team medicine activities
  • Patient counseling service

Department of Regional medicine collaboration

  • Medical appointment
  • Release of medical record
  • Hospital-clinic and hospital-hospital collaboration
  • Remote medical care collaboration using IT

Hospitalization Support Section