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Distribution of antigen test kits in preparation for simultaneous epidemics of new coronavirus and seasonal influenza

Published 2022 years 11 month 08 Date

Last updated 2022 years 11 month 08 Date

 A simple antigen test kit will be distributed free of charge to those who have an address in Nagawa Town and are worried about infection and those who are returning to Nagawa Town.

 

1 Target person

 ・Those who have an address in Nagawa Town and are worried about being infected with the new coronavirus
 ・Persons returning to Nagawa Town (For those who have an address in Nagawa Town, the number of family members and relatives will be given.)

 

2 Distribution limit

 XNUMX serving per person

 

3 Distribution location

 General Affairs Division, XNUMXnd floor, Nagawa Town Hall Main Government Building

 

4 Distribution date

 From November 11 (excluding weekends and holidays)

 *Since the number is limited, it will end as soon as it reaches the upper limit.

 

5 Distribution time

 8:30 am to 5:XNUMX pm

 

6 What to bring

 ・Proof of identification such as driver’s license or insurance card

 ・For those who are in a hurry, please print out the “Simple Antigen Kit Application Form” on the Nagawa Town website in advance, fill it out, and bring it with you.

 

7 Precautions

① The simple antigen kit distributed this time has been approved by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare as an "in vitro diagnostic drug (test kit) for new coronavirus infections" and is said to be useful for up to XNUMX days after the onset of symptoms.

② If the amount of virus is small, if the sample collected from the nasal cavity is highly viscous, or if the test procedure or technique is not correct, false positives (positive even though they are not actually infected) or false positives It is not possible to determine the presence or absence of infection based on the simple antigen kit results alone, as there may be negative cases (negative results even though the person is actually infected).

③ If you test positive, please consult with a nearby medical institution such as your family doctor over the phone before seeing a doctor.If you do not know which medical institution to consult, please consult with the consultation/consultation center (Ueda Public Health Center, telephone 0268-25-7178).

④ Those who test positive and are between the ages of junior high school and 64 years old and who are at a low risk of becoming seriously ill can register online at the Center for Registration of Mild Patients with COVID-XNUMX without going to the doctor.For details, please see the following website.
  https://www.pref.nagano.lg.jp/kansensho-taisaku/jyakunenkeisyousya.html

⑤ Even if the result is negative, please refrain from commuting to work or school on the day of the test and stay at home in consideration of the possibility of a false negative.If symptoms persist or become severe, please seek medical attention immediately.

⑥ Use of the simple test kit is entirely voluntary, and you are responsible for any damages caused by the test or results.

⑦ Please do not transfer (including free of charge) the simple antigen kit to anyone other than the applicant, or allow them to use it, as doing so may violate the law.

 

How to use R4.11 antigen simple kit [DOCX: 279KB]
R4.11 Antigen Simple Kit Application Manual [DOCX: 21KB]
R4.11 antigen simple kit distribution application [XLSX: 14KB]

 

Contact

Administration Division
TEL : 0268-75-2040
FAX : 0268-68-4139