Hakuba doesn’t have a hospital; the nearest is Omachi, which is about 30 minutes away. Most ski accident patients are taken to Shintani Clinic. (0261-75-4177) English-speaking staff are on hand to help out. Credit cards are accepted. For more serious cases, Shintani Clinic will arrange an ambulance service to nearby hospitals.
Basic medicine can be bought over the counter at Ohta Pharmacy near to Hakuba . The staff speak limited English and have English medical dictionary on hand.