Las Vegas Conference 2023
Prepare for NRCME Recertification as a DOT Medical Examiner!
Early-Bird Registration: $349
Registration January 17th and later: $399
Saturday and Sunday,
February 25-26, 2023
Saturday 8:00am – 3:00pm
Sunday 8:00am – 11:30am
A detailed overview of the vision standard, new alternate vision standard, and common disorders. We will also discuss possible issues and concerns regarding gastrointestinal and genitourinary conditions and give an overview of the urinalysis.
Review the difference in protocols between insulin-treated diabetes and non-insulin-treated diabetes. We also cover the peripheral vasular exam and the hypertension guidelines.
We dive into the cardiovascular conditions with their perspective guideline changes.
Learn the correct sleep apnea guidelines from the 2016 Medical Review Board Recommendations (These aren’t going away!) Also get a review of other repiratory diseases and when pulmonary function tests are required.
We will discuss what is needed and how to make a medical certification determination for drivers with musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions and/or deformities. Learn about how and when to use the Skilled Performance Evaluation (SPE).
Get an in-depth review of the medical determination criteria for seizures, strokes, traumatic brain injuries, and more. Also, a detailed overview of the hearing standard, common hearing disorders, and symptoms that may affect the ability to operate a commercial motor vehicle (CMV).
You will learn the requirements surrounding drug and alcohol abuse and substance abuse programs (SAP). We also discuss the guidelines for drivers suffering from mental health conditions. We also discuss how to make a correct certification determination for drivers using various medications.
DOT NRCME Medical Examiner Recertification Training
- The “REAL” FMCSA Sleep Apnea Requirements and Regulation Citation
- Hypertension & Cardiovascular Diseases
- Cerebrovascular Diseases
- Neuromuscular Diseases
- SPE program
- Mental Health
- Drug and Alcohol Abuse
- Medication Use Determination
- The Federal Exemptions
- Overview of how to navigate the FMCSA website
- How to complete the FMCSA forms, documentation, and reporting requirements
- Roles of the driver, the motor carrier, and the medical examiner
- Determination Pending
- Medical Examination Standards
Dr. Michael Megehee, President of TeamCME. Dr. Mike was one of the original consultants who collaborated with the FMCSA to develop a core curriculum, identifying the critical knowledge and skills needed for those performing DOT physical exams. He was also part of the NRCME Working Integrated Product Team that created the first pool of actual test questions. He has provided training for medical examiners since 2003.
Dr. Jeffrey Carlson, Chief Medical Officer of TeamCME. Dr. Jeff works side-by-side with Dr. Mike to create and present both online and in-person training to perform DOT-related services. He is tirelessly striving to improve all aspects of TeamCME to better serve drivers and add value to medical professionals’ practices.
Greg McDermand, CRTT, Vice President of Interstate Sleep Apnea Solutions. Greg is the past Chief Executive Officer of Interstate Sleep Apnea Solutions. He specializes in providing support, testing and treatment services to commercial drivers.
This training is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Team CME. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. They can be contacted by calling 1-800-423-3576.
Chiropractic CE Credits are provided by Northeast College of Health Sciences and the Providers of Accredited Education (PACE) program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards
Below is an alphabetical list of states approved for Chiropractic CE credit:
- District of Columbia
- New Mexico
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Puerto Rico
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- Virgin Islands