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Circular 17-05


DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Public Health Service
Indian Health Service
Rockville, Maryland 20857

Refer to: OCPS

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE CIRCULAR NO. 17-05

Effective Date:  05/02/17

NOTICE TO RESCIND INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE CIRCULAR NO. 83-01, OFFICE OF
INDIAN EDUCATION PROGRAMS (OIEP) INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (IHS)
PROCEDURES FOR PREPARATION AND TRANSMITTAL OF
HEALTH RECORDS OF AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE STUDENTS IN
OIEP BOARDING SCHOOLS

This notice rescinds Indian Health Service (IHS) Circular No. 83-01, "Office of Indian Education Programs (OIEP) IHS Procedures for Preparation and Transmittal of Health Records of American Indian and Alaska Native Students in OIEP Boarding Schools."  IHS Circular No. 83-01 is 34 years old and is being removed to reflect the update in policy and alignment of functions when IHS separated from the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Please discard your binder copies and any file copies of the IHS Circular No. 83-01 at your earliest convenience.



/Chris Buchanan/
RADM Chris Buchanan
Assistant Surgeon General, USPHS
Acting Director
Indian Health Service

Distribution:  IHS-wide
Date:  May 2, 2017
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