national registry of certified medical examiners

National Registry rule finalized

| April 18, 2012

Health-care professionals who perform medical examinations for interstate truck drivers must be DOT-certified.

The Apnea Hurdle

Lucinda Coulter | February 01, 2012

Coming regulations would force reckoning with a condition common to truckers. And that’s not all that could make passing the medical exam even harder.

Focus on health coming

| January 12, 2012

Recommendations that could help frame a final rule regulating obstructive sleep apnea are in the works.

Bank robbery: The things some will do for health care

| June 23, 2011

Perhaps you've heard this story already -- desperate for something he thinks is totally out of his financial range, man does something over-the-top, creating a national media circus along the way. The latest variant comes from ...

‘Medically certified’ — join us for radio show Wednesday to probe driver health regs

| June 21, 2011

At 7 p.m. Eastern time tomorrow evening (Wed., June 22) I'll join Truth About Trucking Live hosts Allen & Donna Smith as well as my colleague Max Kvidera for a special show probing the issues ...

FMCSA seeks comments on proposed medical rule

| May 17, 2011

The agency proposal to implement a national registry includes minimum training requirements for medical examiners.

FMCSA seeks medical examiner rule comments

| March 16, 2011

FMCSA has proposed to establish and maintain a National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners.

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