The United States Coast Guard requires individuals participating in certain mariner activities to complete a medical evaluation. This exam includes a complete medical history, visual acuity, hearing test, and physical exam. If you use glasses, contact lenses, or hearing aids please bring these items with you to your exam. Prior to your appointment please complete the required medical history form and bring it to your appointment. If you do not have a copy of the Merchant Mariner Physical Exam Report form click here.