Updates for Panel Physicians
Update: All U.S. Panel Physician Sites Required to Use Digital Radiography for Chest Radiographs of Applicants for U.S. Immigration by October 1, 2014
Posted September 25, 2013
This update applies to chest imaging of persons overseas applying for U.S. immigration status and nonimmigrants who are required to have an overseas medical examination, hereafter referred to as applicants.
The update provides notice to all panel physician sites, 1 year in advance of the implementation date, to allow sufficient time to comply with digital radiography requirements.
Update: Treatment for Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (chancroid, gonorrhea, granuloma inguinale, lymphogranuloma venereum)
Posted April 17, 2013
This document updates the Technical Instructions for treatment of Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (chancroid, gonorrhea, granuloma inguinale, and lymphogranuloma venereum).
Update: Action To Be Taken by Panel Physicians Based on 2010 Recommendations for the Seasonal Influenza (Flu) Vaccine
Posted November 16, 2010
This update is based on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations regarding the use of the influenza vaccination for the 2010-11 influenza season.