The 2nd MEICIS meeting was held with the participation of 25 project members. At first, Dr. Nemoto explained the position of research in the community-based integrated care system in Japan. Next, Dr. Uchino reported the progress of the Adachi site, Drs. Yamaguchi and Takubo, and Ms. Iwai reported that of the Keihin site, Dr. Shimizu reported that of the Akita site, and Dr. Fujii reported that of the Tokorozawa site.
In the afternoon, Dr. Goichiro Toyoda, CEO of MEDLEY Co., Ltd., gave a lecture on “Current Status and Future Prospects of Online Medical Care”.
After that, Dr. Terahara and ms. Nayuki, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, gave a briefing on the policy, and everyone discussed the future development and plans. Dr. Miura gave a supplementary explanation on the current status of mental health issues in Japan for foreigners, especially Japanese Brazilians.
We would like to continue working to apply the results of MEICIS to the Welfare Labor Policy and spread it to various places in Japan while incorporating the latest technology.