If the Swiss liaison agency requests a medical examination for a U.S. resident, SSA
will schedule the examination and send the results to the Swiss agency.
Medical examinations for Switzerland are obtained as follows.
Swiss agency requests for medical examinations are made in item III.D. of Form CH/USA
DIO schedules an examination or forwards “pertinent medical evidence” from DIO's files as described in GN 01704.810.
DIO requests reimbursement for the cost of medical examinations obtained for Switzerland
using Form SSA-1278-U3-SZ (Request for Payment of Reimbursable Expenses Under the
U.S.-Swiss Agreement on Social Security).