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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Panama (June 14, 2022)
June 15, 2022


Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Panama (June 14, 2022)

Location: Countrywide

Event: Effective Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. EDT, the CDC rescinded its Order requiring all airline or other aircraft passengers to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 to board any aircraft destined for travel to the United States from a foreign country. CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect. For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.

Actions to Take:

Review country-specific COVID-19 entry/exit requirements on the Embassy’s COVID-19 information page.
In accordance with CDC guidance, delay your travel if you test positive for, or have symptoms of, COVID-19.


U.S. Embassy Panama
Edificio 783, Avenida Demetrio Basilio Lakas, Panama City, Panama
Emergencies: +507 317-5000
Non-emergency inquiries: Panama-ACS@state.gov
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Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada
1-202-501-4444 from other countries or follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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