Date Authored: March 26, 2013

Washington State Department of Health’s Domestic Medical Screening Guidelines Checklist for Newly Arriving Refugees. Based upon the CDC Guidelines for the US Domestic Medical Examination for Newly Arriving Refugees and the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) Domestic Medical Screening Guidelines Checklist. The purpose of this document is to provide guidance around screening asymptomatic refugees (primary care based screening). Clinical judgment should be used when implementing these guidelines.

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A provider doing a physical exam on a patient
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