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Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Sun, 30 Jul 2017 6:03 pm
by Dicardo
I renewed and got my EP in December 2016. And of course, I have dont medical checkup to fill in the medical report form during that time.
After 7 months, I finally got my PR Approval letter today. Am I needed to go for medical checkup again?

I read the instruction stated in the letter sent to me:
"The medical report should not be issued more than 3 months ago at the time of submission to the department. If a medical report had been submitted to either the ICA or MOM not more than 2 years ago, the applicant will need only to complete the declaration portion of the attached medical form."

the declaration portion of the medical form is something like this:
XXX declare that bla bla bla as I have submitted a medical report containing the above infomation to ICA /MOM bla bla bla on XXX date valid till XXX date.

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Sun, 30 Jul 2017 6:04 pm
by bcheng74
Just go and do again... two tests on HIV and TB. Just around 100 dollars only.


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Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Sun, 30 Jul 2017 6:12 pm
by Dicardo
bcheng74 wrote:Just go and do again... two tests on HIV and TB. Just around 100 dollars only.


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If there isnt the need to do, i would defiitely avoid it... due to personal trauma for medical checkup :(

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 9:48 am
by rajagainstthemachine
what was your PR application profile like ?

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 3:09 pm
by Dicardo
rajagainstthemachine wrote:what was your PR application profile like ?
sorry but i dont quite get what u mean?
What profile? :o

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 4:43 pm
by singaporeflyer
Dicardo wrote:
rajagainstthemachine wrote:what was your PR application profile like ?
sorry but i dont quite get what u mean?
What profile? :o
Where are you from?
Nationality?
What are you working as?
How long are you in SG?
Applied alone or as a family?

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 5:27 pm
by Dicardo
singaporeflyer wrote:
Dicardo wrote:
rajagainstthemachine wrote:what was your PR application profile like ?
sorry but i dont quite get what u mean?
What profile? :o
Where are you from?
Nationality?
What are you working as?
How long are you in SG?
Applied alone or as a family?
Oh,
I am malaysian working as engineer (4 years study in SG and 3 years working), applying for myself.

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 1:13 pm
by ysa190
You still need to do a medical check-up if you are an EP holder and your previous EP medical check-up is less than two-year old.

Just to share my case:

I have a medical check-up done less than two years ago for EP. During the completion of PR formalities, the ICA officer told me that as I am an EP holder, my medical report is a confidential data that MOM cannot share it with ICA. So I need to do a medical check-up and re-schedule an appointment.

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 2:39 pm
by niceit198
if u still have the copy of your medical check up proof that u been test on xx date , less than 1-2year. if u dont have a copy, just please go and did the check up. they will ask when u complete pr formalities.
Dicardo wrote:I renewed and got my EP in December 2016. And of course, I have dont medical checkup to fill in the medical report form during that time.
After 7 months, I finally got my PR Approval letter today. Am I needed to go for medical checkup again?

I read the instruction stated in the letter sent to me:
"The medical report should not be issued more than 3 months ago at the time of submission to the department. If a medical report had been submitted to either the ICA or MOM not more than 2 years ago, the applicant will need only to complete the declaration portion of the attached medical form."

the declaration portion of the medical form is something like this:
XXX declare that bla bla bla as I have submitted a medical report containing the above infomation to ICA /MOM bla bla bla on XXX date valid till XXX date.

Re: Got new EP and then got my PR Approval. Should I do medical checkup?

Posted: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 2:56 pm
by luckycricket
bcheng74 wrote:Just go and do again... two tests on HIV and TB. Just around 100 dollars only.


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It costs only SGD 48.15/- at Raffles Medical (Shaw Centre) [Got the medical report from them for ICA in Feb 2017 :D ].