Send all medical evidence submitted by a claimant in support of a foreign claim to
the foreign agency. (If a foreign agency requests medical evidence from our records
and the records are in DIO, photocopy the evidence and send it. See GN 01704.810.) However, do not send SSA disability report forms, Forms SSA-5002 or SSA-795, correspondence
scheduling appointments for medical exams or disability transmittal forms.
After photocopying original documents or certified photocopies, affix the certification
stamp to the last page of the document, the exact number of pages of the document
must be shown. Uncertified copies are placed after the certified material. Affix the
DIO authentication stamp to the first and last pages of medical evidence sent to foreign