Extensions

If your medical emergency is anticipated to continue past the return to duty date, you may apply for an extension. Details are below:

  • Submit a new recipient package with an updated beginning and end date.
  • Deadline: Submit extension request within 30 calendar days following the approved end date of your original case.
  • Follow the process outlined on the Recipient Information page.

More information: LeaveBank@od.nih.gov or call 301-443-8393.