University of Michigan Center for Occupational
Health and Safety Engineering
www.umcohse.org

DOT Medical Examiner Training

Ann Arbor, MI
July 26, 2014

This certificate course meets the core curriculum requirements for medical examiner training, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Upon satisfactory completion of this program, those eligible to serve as examiners will be prepared to sit for the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) certification examination. Content will follow the core curriculum with a focus on body systems. It will address the medical examiner’s responsibility to teach or inform the driver about medications and the impact the medications may have on the safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle. It will address the use of the process in performing the examinations and coaching techniques to better engage CMV drivers in safe highway practices. Case studies will help attendees address exceptions and sample questions will aid in planning for the certification exam.  

OBJECTIVES

At the end of this learning experience, attendees will be able to: 1) Explain performing and documenting the medical history and examination, including additional diagnostic tests; 2) Describe FMCSA reporting and documentation requirements; and 3) Define ways of educating, informing, coaching and referring drivers about prescription and over-the-counter medications, non-disqualifying conditions that may need care, safe driving…and other areas.

LOCATION

University of Michigan Industrial and Operations Eng (IOE)
1205 Beal Avenue
Room G699 IOE
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

TIME

Saturday, July 26,
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Rooms are available for $109.00 until July 11, 2014 at the Holiday Inn near the University of Michigan. The hotel address is 3600 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Please book lodging online or contact the hotel directly at 734-769-9800 to make a reservation, stating that you are a registrant for DOT Training Course. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements and payment.

REGISTRATION FEE:

$350.00

The registration fee includes course materials, refreshment breaks and a box lunch. A certificate of completion will be awarded when attendance requirements are met. Certificate holders will be prepared to sit for the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) certification examination. Written cancellation notification must be received no later than July 11, 2014 in order to qualify for a refund, less a $75.00 administrative fee.

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FACULTY

Sherry M. Bumpus, PhD(c), FNP-BC
Associate Professor
Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing 

8.0 CNE Awarded

Provider Unit Accreditation Statement
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's COA.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).

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