The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has significantly increased the remuneration for online medical care in order to strengthen the health observation of patients undergoing medical treatment at home, etc., as the beds are becoming tighter due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection.

Of these, the patient to medical treatment at home or accommodation, for medical treatment fees in the case of medical doctors online or telephone, in the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare with 16 days,

▽ first medical examination, the yen 4640 2.2 times of the past,

▽ The re-examination was increased 4.4 times to 3230 yen


We have also doubled the number of subsidies for accommodation facilities that have strengthened health observations for doctors and medical institutions that have been dispatched to hospital waiting stations.

In the future,

▽ When a doctor is dispatched

, 15,100 yen

per hour

▽ 5520 yen for medical staff such as nurses

▽ 3120 yen for those who coordinate work,

and the increased amount will be dispatched We are requesting that it be used to improve the treatment of doctors and others.

According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, "Prefectures should strengthen their health observation system as soon as possible in cooperation with medical institutions in case the patient's condition suddenly changes at home or accommodation."