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[[Image:MedClearanceSysMarch2008.JPG|thumb|right|Cover page for [http://www.peacecorpswiki.org/FOIAdocs/MCSIG0808E.pdf Program Evaluation Report:  Peace Corps’ Medical Clearance System March 2008] ]]
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The Peace Corps’ '''Medical Clearance System''' (MCS) is responsible for medically
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screening applicants to ensure that Peace Corps posts are provided with healthy
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Volunteers who can serve for 27 months without undue disruption. The MCS is one
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component of the Volunteer Delivery System (VDS), a continuous cycle of Volunteer
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recruitment, screening, and placement that allows the Peace Corps to deliver healthy,
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qualified, and suitable Volunteers to host countries.
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Once an applicant is nominated for Peace Corps service, the applicant is sent a Medical
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* [[Allows value::Agroforestry]]
Kit, which includes medical, dental, and reimbursement forms with instructions for
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* [[Allows value::Sustainable Agricultural Science]]
completing the forms. The Office of Medical Services Pre-Service Unit is responsible for
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* [[Allows value::Farm Management and Agribusiness]]
the MCS and mails all nominated applicants a Medical Kit of medical and dental forms
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* [[Allows value::Animal Husbandry]]<br><br>
with guidance for completing the required evaluations, tests, x-rays and documentation
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requests. Instructions to complete the Medical Kit are found in both the “Comprehensive
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Medical and Dental Package,” a 32-page booklet, and in a customized packet of letters
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and forms printed from the Expert System.
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Once the Medical Kit is completed by the applicant and the applicant’s examining
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* [[Allows value::Municipal Development]]
physician, dentist, optometrist, and any specialists, as appropriate, a screening nurse
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* [[Allows value::Small Business Development]]
reviews the applicant’s Medical Kit and reaches a determination of medical clearance
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* [[Allows value::NGO Development]]
(QUA), clearance with restrictions (RST), deferral (DFR), or disqualification (MNQ). If
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* [[Allows value::Urban and Regional Planning]]<br><br>
an applicant is cleared with restrictions, the Pre-Service Unit works with Office of
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Volunteer Recruitment and Selection (VRS) and the Peace Corps post to ensure that the
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applicant is sent to a post with reasonable accommodations for the applicant’s medical
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condition(s). If an applicant is medically disqualified, he or she can appeal the decision
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by submitting new information to the Screening Review Board.
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==Program Evaluation Report==
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* [[Allows value::Primary Teacher/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::Secondary Teacher/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::Math/Science Teacher/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::Special Education/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::Deaf/Education]]
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* [[Allows value::Vocational Teacher/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::University Teacher/Training]]
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* [[Allows value::English Teacher/Training (TEFL)]]<br><br>
  
[http://www.peacecorpswiki.org/FOIAdocs/MCSIG0808E.pdf Program Evaluation Report: Peace Corps’ Medical Clearance System] March 2008
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* [[Allows value::Environmental Education]]
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* [[Allows value::National Park Management]]
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* [[Allows value::Dry Land Natural Resource Conservation]]
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* [[Allows value::Fisheries Fresh]]
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* [[Allows value::Ecotourism Development]]
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* [[Allows value::Coastal /Fisheries Resource Management]]<br><br>
  
''(Note: All documents were obtained from Peace Corps, by request, using the [http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=pchq.policies.foia Freedom of Information Act] and are in public domain)''
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* [[Allows value::Public Health Education]]
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* [[Allows value::AIDS Awareness]]<br><br>
  
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* [[Allows value::Information Technology]]<br><br>
  
==See Also==
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* [[Allows value::Skilled Trades]]
[[Inspector General Reports]]<br>
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* [[Allows value::Water and Sanitation Resources Engineering]]
[[Early Termination]]
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* [[Allows value::Housing Construction Development]]<br><br>
  
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* [[Allows value::Youth]]<br><br>
  
[[Category:FOIA Documents]]
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* [[Allows value::Other]]<br><br>
[[Category:Medical]]
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Revision as of 11:41, 2 November 2009

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