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Refugee Medical Exam

In order to have your medical completed you will need to bring the following with you to your appointment

•       Copy of passport or some sort of government issued photo ID

                                                    AND

         One of the following:

a)      Acknowledgement of claim and notice to return for interview

b)      Interim Federal Health Certificate of Eligibility

c)      Refugee Protection Claimant Document

Medical Appointment Instructions

http://bigelowfowler.com/assets/immigrationmedicalinstructions.pdf  

Medical Application and Consent Form

http://bigelowfowler.com/assets/immigrationmedicalregistrationandconsent.pdf  

APL Lab Appointment Booking

 www.APLappointments.ca 

Please be aware that if you were already chosen to resettle in Canada as a refugee, the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) will cover some of your pre-departure medical services. This including the cost of your Immigration Medical

Further infomation on claiming refugee status in Canada is available from Immigration and Citizenship by clicking the link below.

https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/refugees/claim-protection-inside-canada/apply.html 

Your completed IME will be submitted by our staff via E-Medical online services (the preferred delivery method of IRCC). If IRCC requires additional testing, physician visits or specialist referrals you will be responsible for these additional costs.