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Reviewed April 2024

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To confirm the status of your GAMCA medical report for an Indian passport, follow these steps:

  • visit the Wafid online portal
  • enter your passport number and nationality
  • check the status of your medical test report

For applicants of GCC countries’ work visas from nations covered under the GAMCA Health Organization expatriate program, such as India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and others, it is required to first obtain a GAMCA (Gulf Approved Medical Centers Association) medical test report as one of the requirements.

Keep reading this Wego article to find out how you can check your GAMCA medical report online in India by using your passport number.

Please note that the GAMCA program is now officially known as the Wafid program. The GAMCA website is no longer in service, and you can find the new website at https://wafid.com/ 

GAMCA medical report check online in India

The Wafid medical report check or the GAMCA medical examination is a requirement for applicants from countries under the GAMCA Health Organization expatriate program, including India. The Wafid medical examination is one of the conditions for obtaining a number of visa types from GCC countries, including employment, residence, work, and family visas.

The GAMCA or Wafid medical report is mainly required to evaluate expatriates’ health and fitness and ensure they are ‘fit’ to work.  For this purpose, a medical test is conducted at GAMCA centers in India.

You can find the list of GAMCA medical centers in India on their official website.

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GAMCA medical report processing time

As per the Wafid portal, it takes about 26 working days to receive your medical report.

GAMCA medical report status check online

You can check your Wafid medical report or the GAMCA medical test report online in India using your passport number on the Wafid website.

To check your passport medical report or GAMCA medical test report online, follow the steps given below:

  • visit the Wafid online portal
  • enter your passport number and nationality
  • enter the captcha accurately
  • click on ‘Check,’ and you will be able to view the status of your medical test report online

You can download this report by clicking on the PDF button at the bottom of the report.

GAMCA medical report result

If you have passed the medical report, which means that you are not found to be carrying any infectious diseases or symptoms thereof, your medical report status will show “fit”.

Your medical report will show “unfit”, if you are diagnosed with diseases such as:

  • INFECTIOUS DISEASES: 1. HIV positive (AIDS)
    2. Hepatitis (B) Surface Antigen Positive
    3. Hepatitis C Antibody – positive
    4. Microfilaria and Malaria
    5. Leprosy
    6. Any abnormal chest X-ray manifestations including, but not limited to:
    a. Active on past evidence of TB
    b. Pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary calcification
    c. Pleural effusion
    d. Lymphadenopathy.
  • NON-INFECTIOUS DISEASES: 1. Renal failure
    2. Liver failure or hepatic insufficiency
    3. Heart failure
    4. Uncontrolled Hypertension
    5. Uncontrolled diabetes.
    6. Different types of cancer.
    7. Psychiatric and neurological disorders
    8. Any distortion, amputation or physical disability impeding the applicant’s performance.
    9. Hemoglobin below 79/100di

GAMCA medical report validity

A fit report by GAMCA or a Wafid medical report stays valid for 60 days, which means that you must get your passport stamped within 2 months of receiving the report.

GAMCA medical report retesting

If you receive an unfit report, you’ll be banned for 3 months from retesting for residence, work, or family visas. You can only book an appointment for retesting after 3 months of the initial test, from a GCC-approved medical testing center.

GAMCA medical report fees

The GAMCA or Wafid medical report costs USD 10 (INR 834.42) per application for a single applicant. For conducting the test in India, there are taxes and service charges applicable as well.

GCC-approved GAMCA medical testing centers

Wafid has GCC-approved testing centers in cities across India, including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Calicut, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Manjeri, Mumbai, Patna, Tirur, Trichy, Trivandrum.

You can check the complete list of testing centers in India.

 

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