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I just received my P4 packet via email

Email states that my wife interview will be on SEPT 14 2012 although a couple days ago my wife had taken her medical at St. lukes and she apparently needs sputum culture testing (2 months delay)

Does my wife go to the interview? or do we ignore this appointment.

by the way on 2nd day of her medical (the day she suppose to get her vaccinations) she has been sent home from St. lukes and ordered to return the following 3 days for "Smear testing" (Sputum) .my wife has also mentioned that St. likes will schedule her interview after her results.

but what about the E-mail from NVC?? HELPP

Contact NVC ? Contact US EMBASSY OF MANILA?? :help: :help:


12/16/2011 - Arrived In Philippines
12/23/2011 - Married In Philippines
01/05/2012 - Returned to HAWAII
USCIS
02/02/2012 - I-130 Sent (USPS)
02/05/2011 - Package arrived at chicago lockbox
02/06/2012 - NOA1
02/09/2012 - Received NOA1 797c form via usps
05/31/2012 - I-130 Approved (checked status online)
06/04/2012 - Received NOA2 hardcopy via usps

NVC
06/25/2012 - NVC received from USCIS
06/27/2012 - Received Case# & IID via phone
06/27/2012 - Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received

07/06/2012 - NVC rejected DS-3032 email, Called NVC (because my case has not yet been stored in their system)
07/08/2012 - Re-Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received (composed new E-mail)

07/09/2012 - Paid AOS bill online ($88)
07/11/2012 - AOS bill shows PAID
07/12/2012 - AOS package sent express mail via USPS
07/16/2012 - AOS package shows "DELIVERED" via USPS
07/20/2012 - DS-3032 (Choice of Agent) email accepted
07/20/2012 - AOS Package Accepted
07/23/2012 - IV bill invoiced
07/23/2012 - Paid IV bill online ($230)
07/25/2012 - IV bill shows PAID
07/25/2012 - IV package sent via UPS
07/27/2012 - IV package shows "DELIVERED" via UPS
08/01/2012 - IV Package Accepted
08/01/2012 - Case complete

US Embassy Manila

08/13/2012 - Med Day1 (Physical, Xray, blood test)
08/14/2012 - Med Day2 (Sputum required due to xray results) 6months treatment =(
05/14/2013 - Interview (approved!!)

06/17/2013 - VISA status "ISSUED"

06/21/2013 - VISA Delivered!!

06/29/2013 - ARRIVED IN HAWAII !!

06/16/2015 - FILED I-751 (USCIS RECEIVED ON 06/19/2015, But sent papers back to me for missing info on application papers. Re-sent on 06/23/2015)

07/02/2015 - Received I-797 Letter (Notice Of Action)

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I just received my P4 packet via email

Email states that my wife interview will be on SEPT 14 2012 although a couple days ago my wife had taken her medical at St. lukes and she apparently needs sputum culture testing (2 months delay)

Does my wife go to the interview? or do we ignore this appointment.

by the way on 2nd day of her medical (the day she suppose to get her vaccinations) she has been sent home from St. lukes and ordered to return the following 3 days for "Smear testing" (Sputum) .my wife has also mentioned that St. likes will schedule her interview after her results.

but what about the E-mail from NVC?? HELPP

Contact NVC ? Contact US EMBASSY OF MANILA?? :help: :help:

Whatever you do, simply do not ignore the interview. From browsing this forum, I've noticed that you are able to re-schedule the interview. Or have the interview and bring the medical records later. But don't just ignore it, im sure they wouldn't like that. Good luck :thumbs:


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01/07/2013 NVC recieves the case
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04/15/2013 AOS and IV fees payed

05/15/2013 AOS and IV packages sent

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i read that the result of sputum will come out after 8 weeks if not mistaken. SLMEC will reschedule her interview. And if positive (God forbid) the delay will be 6 months. You better call USEM and inform them about it. NVC already forwarded your file to USEM.

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We also have our interview date set for Sept 14, if I may deviate a bit, what would prompt SLMEC to require an applicant to have a sputum culture test? From what I understand, the results of the test (not including sputum culture) are sealed and delivered to the consulate in Manila so how would the applicant know a sputum test is required?

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We also have our interview date set for Sept 14, if I may deviate a bit, what would prompt SLMEC to require an applicant to have a sputum culture test? From what I understand, the results of the test (not including sputum culture) are sealed and delivered to the consulate in Manila so how would the applicant know a sputum test is required?

St. lukes will tell your applicant after her X-ray results.

If St. lukes finds something in applicants X-ray results then most likely they will undergo sputum testing.

if you passed the medical then you have nothing to worry about. good luck !


12/16/2011 - Arrived In Philippines
12/23/2011 - Married In Philippines
01/05/2012 - Returned to HAWAII
USCIS
02/02/2012 - I-130 Sent (USPS)
02/05/2011 - Package arrived at chicago lockbox
02/06/2012 - NOA1
02/09/2012 - Received NOA1 797c form via usps
05/31/2012 - I-130 Approved (checked status online)
06/04/2012 - Received NOA2 hardcopy via usps

NVC
06/25/2012 - NVC received from USCIS
06/27/2012 - Received Case# & IID via phone
06/27/2012 - Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received

07/06/2012 - NVC rejected DS-3032 email, Called NVC (because my case has not yet been stored in their system)
07/08/2012 - Re-Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received (composed new E-mail)

07/09/2012 - Paid AOS bill online ($88)
07/11/2012 - AOS bill shows PAID
07/12/2012 - AOS package sent express mail via USPS
07/16/2012 - AOS package shows "DELIVERED" via USPS
07/20/2012 - DS-3032 (Choice of Agent) email accepted
07/20/2012 - AOS Package Accepted
07/23/2012 - IV bill invoiced
07/23/2012 - Paid IV bill online ($230)
07/25/2012 - IV bill shows PAID
07/25/2012 - IV package sent via UPS
07/27/2012 - IV package shows "DELIVERED" via UPS
08/01/2012 - IV Package Accepted
08/01/2012 - Case complete

US Embassy Manila

08/13/2012 - Med Day1 (Physical, Xray, blood test)
08/14/2012 - Med Day2 (Sputum required due to xray results) 6months treatment =(
05/14/2013 - Interview (approved!!)

06/17/2013 - VISA status "ISSUED"

06/21/2013 - VISA Delivered!!

06/29/2013 - ARRIVED IN HAWAII !!

06/16/2015 - FILED I-751 (USCIS RECEIVED ON 06/19/2015, But sent papers back to me for missing info on application papers. Re-sent on 06/23/2015)

07/02/2015 - Received I-797 Letter (Notice Of Action)

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September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
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September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
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I just received my P4 packet via email

Email states that my wife interview will be on SEPT 14 2012 although a couple days ago my wife had taken her medical at St. lukes and she apparently needs sputum culture testing (2 months delay)

Does my wife go to the interview? or do we ignore this appointment.

by the way on 2nd day of her medical (the day she suppose to get her vaccinations) she has been sent home from St. lukes and ordered to return the following 3 days for "Smear testing" (Sputum) .my wife has also mentioned that St. likes will schedule her interview after her results.

but what about the E-mail from NVC?? HELPP

Contact NVC ? Contact US EMBASSY OF MANILA?? :help: :help:

St. Luke's will reschedule the interview for her. P4 is standard procedure, the applicant is expected to undergo medical exam prior to the interview. And if there be delays in the medical clearance, St. Lukes will reschedule it for the applicant (at least for immigrant visa applicants.

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Call the USEM so you know for sure, takes less then five minutes of your time.


27 January 2012: Mailed I-129F

03 February 2012: NOA1( e-mail & Text)

03 February 2012: Check Cashed

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22 June 2012 : NOA2 (e-mail & Text)

16 July 2012: Manila Case Number(by phone)

17 July 2012: Interview paid at BPI

19 July 2012: Set interview for Mid-Aug

23-24 July 2012: Medical St. Lukes(passed)

24 July 2012: CFO Seminar(had to go next morning for landline #)- PASSED

02 Aug 2012: Received e-mail from USEM our case is there.

15 Aug 2012: Interview at USEM - APPROVED

13 SEP 2012: POE Minneapolis, MN

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19 NOV 2012: AOS package sent

05 DEC 2012: NOA's I-765, I-131, I-485

14 DEC 2012: Biometrics appointment finished(Walk-in..Was scheduled Jan 04 2013)

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St. Luke's will reschedule the interview for her. P4 is standard procedure, the applicant is expected to undergo medical exam prior to the interview. And if there be delays in the medical clearance, St. Lukes will reschedule it for the applicant (at least for immigrant visa applicants.

My wife also told me that St. Lukes will reschedule her interview, but what about her sept interview? should i call USEM to let them know? or does St, Lukes contact USEM about my case?


12/16/2011 - Arrived In Philippines
12/23/2011 - Married In Philippines
01/05/2012 - Returned to HAWAII
USCIS
02/02/2012 - I-130 Sent (USPS)
02/05/2011 - Package arrived at chicago lockbox
02/06/2012 - NOA1
02/09/2012 - Received NOA1 797c form via usps
05/31/2012 - I-130 Approved (checked status online)
06/04/2012 - Received NOA2 hardcopy via usps

NVC
06/25/2012 - NVC received from USCIS
06/27/2012 - Received Case# & IID via phone
06/27/2012 - Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received

07/06/2012 - NVC rejected DS-3032 email, Called NVC (because my case has not yet been stored in their system)
07/08/2012 - Re-Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received (composed new E-mail)

07/09/2012 - Paid AOS bill online ($88)
07/11/2012 - AOS bill shows PAID
07/12/2012 - AOS package sent express mail via USPS
07/16/2012 - AOS package shows "DELIVERED" via USPS
07/20/2012 - DS-3032 (Choice of Agent) email accepted
07/20/2012 - AOS Package Accepted
07/23/2012 - IV bill invoiced
07/23/2012 - Paid IV bill online ($230)
07/25/2012 - IV bill shows PAID
07/25/2012 - IV package sent via UPS
07/27/2012 - IV package shows "DELIVERED" via UPS
08/01/2012 - IV Package Accepted
08/01/2012 - Case complete

US Embassy Manila

08/13/2012 - Med Day1 (Physical, Xray, blood test)
08/14/2012 - Med Day2 (Sputum required due to xray results) 6months treatment =(
05/14/2013 - Interview (approved!!)

06/17/2013 - VISA status "ISSUED"

06/21/2013 - VISA Delivered!!

06/29/2013 - ARRIVED IN HAWAII !!

06/16/2015 - FILED I-751 (USCIS RECEIVED ON 06/19/2015, But sent papers back to me for missing info on application papers. Re-sent on 06/23/2015)

07/02/2015 - Received I-797 Letter (Notice Of Action)

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My wife also told me that St. Lukes will reschedule her interview, but what about her sept interview? should i call USEM to let them know? or does St, Lukes contact USEM about my case?

St. Lukes will contact the embassy, this is what they did to my son's scheduled interview. But it wouldn't hurt if you call the embassy yourself and let them know about your case.

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I just received my P4 packet via email

Email states that my wife interview will be on SEPT 14 2012 although a couple days ago my wife had taken her medical at St. lukes and she apparently needs sputum culture testing (2 months delay)

.

Does my wife go to the interview? or do we ignore this appointment.

by the way on 2nd day of her medical (the day she suppose to get her vaccinations) she has been sent home from St. lukes and ordered to return the following 3 days for "Smear testing" (Sputum) .my wife has also mentioned that St. likes will schedule her interview after her results.

but what about the E-mail from NVC?? HELPP

Contact NVC ? Contact US EMBASSY OF MANILA?? :help: :help:

I thought I'd let you know..

I finished my medical yesterday. My husband called up on the seventh week and they finally told him the result was negative. St. Luke's re-scheduled my interview and the earliest date I got is Sept. 14.

Just try calling them once in a while and keep bugging them on the seventh week cause they might give u the result as early as 7th wk.

Good luck.

Edited by aiel11

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my wife just got a phone call today from st. lukes, my wife has been tested negative for the 3 day cough test (AUG 15,16,17). st lukes told my wife to call back on OCT. 17 for her result, apparantly st lukes called her today to come in on tuesday for her results, idk if its a good sign or bad sign. anyone , help? plss. thanxx


12/16/2011 - Arrived In Philippines
12/23/2011 - Married In Philippines
01/05/2012 - Returned to HAWAII
USCIS
02/02/2012 - I-130 Sent (USPS)
02/05/2011 - Package arrived at chicago lockbox
02/06/2012 - NOA1
02/09/2012 - Received NOA1 797c form via usps
05/31/2012 - I-130 Approved (checked status online)
06/04/2012 - Received NOA2 hardcopy via usps

NVC
06/25/2012 - NVC received from USCIS
06/27/2012 - Received Case# & IID via phone
06/27/2012 - Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received

07/06/2012 - NVC rejected DS-3032 email, Called NVC (because my case has not yet been stored in their system)
07/08/2012 - Re-Emailed DS-3032 to NVC/automated response received (composed new E-mail)

07/09/2012 - Paid AOS bill online ($88)
07/11/2012 - AOS bill shows PAID
07/12/2012 - AOS package sent express mail via USPS
07/16/2012 - AOS package shows "DELIVERED" via USPS
07/20/2012 - DS-3032 (Choice of Agent) email accepted
07/20/2012 - AOS Package Accepted
07/23/2012 - IV bill invoiced
07/23/2012 - Paid IV bill online ($230)
07/25/2012 - IV bill shows PAID
07/25/2012 - IV package sent via UPS
07/27/2012 - IV package shows "DELIVERED" via UPS
08/01/2012 - IV Package Accepted
08/01/2012 - Case complete

US Embassy Manila

08/13/2012 - Med Day1 (Physical, Xray, blood test)
08/14/2012 - Med Day2 (Sputum required due to xray results) 6months treatment =(
05/14/2013 - Interview (approved!!)

06/17/2013 - VISA status "ISSUED"

06/21/2013 - VISA Delivered!!

06/29/2013 - ARRIVED IN HAWAII !!

06/16/2015 - FILED I-751 (USCIS RECEIVED ON 06/19/2015, But sent papers back to me for missing info on application papers. Re-sent on 06/23/2015)

07/02/2015 - Received I-797 Letter (Notice Of Action)

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There's another thread with the same topic on this forum. From what I read if st. Luke's called you up before the 2 month period ends it usually means bad news:( but since they told her to go back tuesday instead of monday maybe its the other way around. Did you call them?

Good luck and God bless.

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