Tenjinkai Social Welfare is a Nursing Home unit located in the Kasaoka Area, Okayama Prefecture Japan. Since 2013, Stikes Notokusumo Yogyakarta Alumni have established collaborative relationships in the form of employing alumni to work at Tenjinkai. Then in 2015 Stikes Notokusumo began holding MOUs and collaborating on Soft Loan Scholarships for students who will work at Tenjinkai. On Monday 11 December 2023, Stikes Notokusumo Yogyakarta and Tenjinkai Social Welfare again extended their cooperation in providing Soft Loan Scholarships for students and also cooperation in developing the Tri Dharma of Higher Education. Tenjinkai Social Welfare contributes to Stikes Notokusumo Yogayakarta in scientific development, namely in increasing Knowledge Sharing in elderly health through International Seminars. President of Tenjinkai Social Welfare Mr. Ito Shunsuke said that it is hoped that this collaboration will continue and provide mutual benefits to each other. The Covid 9 conditions experienced by Tenjinkai have made conditions in Tenjinkai worse, but now we have recovered and are ready to provide assistance to the community. Mr. Takata, as the manager of Tenjinso Home Facilities, said that the kinship and kinship relationship between Stikes Notokusumo and Tenjinkai should always be fostered, in 2023 there will be 5 alumni joining Tenjinkai Social Welfare. Mr. Taukhit as chairman of Stikes Notokusumo welcomed Tenjinkai’s arrival and hoped that cooperation could be strengthened again.
Apart from the visit from Tenjinkai Social Welfare, Stikes Notokusumo Yogyakarta received a visit from Professor Narumi Sugihara, Phd. During his visit, Professor Narumi Sugihara gave an International Expert lecture to 300 Notokusumo Yogyakarta Pharmacy students entitled “The Overview of The Pharmacy Practice in Japan” and during this lecture activity was also given by an Internal Pharmacy Lecturer, namely Mrs. Apt. Catharina Apriyani Wuryaningsih, M.Farm with the theme “The Overview of The Pharmacy Practice in Indonesia”.
In this activity, Professor Narumi Sugihara, Phd also said that cooperation could always take place in several other fields, especially in terms of developing the Yogyakarta Notokusumo Stikes Pharmacy Study Program.