What is sleep apnea? Hypopnea is the reduction of breathing for about 10 seconds. Sleep apnea is the cessation of breathing during sleep. It usually occurs in most people over age 50, […]
O.K. I realize that I may be talking to the wind here. Then Maybe not. There are over 6,000 certified DOT Medical Examiners already and more on the way every week. Those […]
I am pleased to be the recipient of the 2013 Best of Queens Award in DOT/CDL medical examinations. I have been performing DOT (Department Of Transportation) physical examinations for over 5 years […]
Truck Driver CDL Medical Examination Tel. 718-701-5949.
Back in December we had our first national teleconference on 12/11/13 on the National Registry Toolkit. The National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME), is a new safety program from the Federal Motor […]
New National Drug and Alcohol Testing database will store positive Commercials Drivers drug testing records (Includes adulterated, substituted, refusals to test and drivers who have successfully completed the return to duty process […]
DOT Medical Examiner Video
U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) 49 CFR Part 40 and Federal Motor Carrier’s Safety Administration’s 49 CFR Part 382 regulate work place drug and alcohol testing. In a previous post we addressed […]
DOT Physical – Get it now!.
Current Random Testing Rates – Department of Transportation.
2014 Hypertension Guideline Stands to Simplify Treatment, Says Expert — AAFP News Now — AAFP.
By now most commercial drivers holding a CDL have received their self certification letter and had to certify as to the type of driving they currently engage in or intend to engage […]
1988 Conference on Neurological Disorders and Commercial Drivers: The previous advisory criteria before the exemption provided that “drivers with a history of epilepsy/seizures off anti-seizure medication and seizure free for 10 years […]
MEDICINE PAKISTAN: 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline For the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults
MEDICINE PAKISTAN: 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults.
For commercial truck drivers using insulin to control their diabetes, the FMCSA has a special Federal Diabetes Exemption Program in place for qualified drivers who wish to apply for an exemption. An […]
New Forms for 2014 DOT Physicals: Medical Examiner’s Certificate and Medical Examination Report Form
The Noticed of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) published on May 10, 2013 by the FMCSA contained provision for a new Medical Examiner’s Certificate and new Medical Examination Report Form (DOT physical form). 1. […]
The Federal Motor Carrier’s Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced today the extension of the medical examiner’s certificate retention requirement to January 30, 2015, a one year extension. Previously, after the upcoming january […]
Diabetic eye disease: How regular eye exams could save vision – Medical News Today.
Happy New Year. 2014 will mark the year that certain changes will take effect in the Department of Transportation (DOT) physical, also known for short as the DOT physical or the Commercial Driver License […]