A Guide for Visitors


Visiting Patients

  1. Anyone visiting the hospital is asked to obtain permission from a nurse on the applicable ward. Please be reminded that the visit may temporarily not be permitted on the basis of the patient’s condition.
  2. The visiting hours are from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays and from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays. However, the Emergency Medical Care Center visiting hours remain the same on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays as they are on weekdays.
  3. Please try to keep your visit short. Also, please refrain from visiting with small children. Depending on the patient’s condition, visits may not be permitted.
  4. Visitors are requested not to consume any food in the patient’s room or in the canteens etc. on the hospital ward.
  5. As the main entrance of the hospital will be locked at 5 p.m. on weekdays, anyone leaving the hospital after 5 p.m. is asked to use the after-hours entrance. The main entrance remains closed all day on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays, so please use the after-hours entrance.


Parking Fee

For Visitors    Up to 30 minutes Free of charge
30 minutes to 2 hours 200 yen
Every hour after 2 hours 100 yen

For those who visit by car, use of the car park is subject to a fee. Please pick up a numbered ticket at the car park entrance gate, get it stamped at the nurses’ station, then complete the discount procedure either at the car park management office or using the discount processing machine located next to the after-hours reception. Any ticket which hasn’t been processed for the discount is subject to the normal rate.


Non-smoking Policy

Subject to Article 25 of the Health Promotion Act, smoking is not permitted on the hospital premises. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter.


Use of Mobile Phones and Smart Phones (Including Tablets)

Please use mobile phones and smart phones in designated places. (Please check with a nurse about the designated places). Also please put your phone on silent mode inside the hospital. Please be considerate of others, and observe good manners when using your phone.
Please be sure to use earphones if you are playing games, watching videos, or listening to music etc. Please also do not make phone calls in patient rooms (except for private rooms).