This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of CME Outfitters, LLC and NRCME Training Online, LLC. CME Outfitters, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Outfitters, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) Training Online
Premiere Date: 15th, January, 2017
This activity offers CE credit for:
1. Physicians (CME)
All other clinicians will either receive a CME Attendance Certificate or may choose any of the types of CE credit being offered.
Credit Expiration Date: 15th, January, 2018
Adam Poller, APN
Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
St. Peters University Hospital
Tanesha Owens, APN
Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
St. Peters University Hospital
Frederick S. Starr, M.D., FAACAP, BCIA-EEG
5 Starr Medical Consulting
Mitchel G. Schwindt, M.D., F.A.A.E.P.
Deer River Health Care Center
Physician, Dept. of Emergency Medicine
The goal of this activity is to determine the medical fitness for duty of each CMV driver, taking into account overall safety and well-being of the driver and the general public with the goals of reducing the number of crashes, fatalities, and injuries caused by large trucks and buses.
At the end of this CE activity, participants should be able to:
• Apply the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) driver physical qualification standards, medical guidance and advisory criteria when determining medical fitness for duty in the Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) driver.
• Exercise superior clinical judgment when determining medical fitness for duty of each CMV driver, taking into account overall safety and well-being of the driver and the general public with the goals of reducing the number of crashes, fatalities, and injuries caused by large trucks and buses.
• Demonstrate correct completion and documentation of the driver's certification status on the medical examination report.
Primary care physicians, occupational health physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and chiropractors performing DOT/CDL physical examinations on commercial motor vehicle drivers.
It is the policy of CME Outfitters, LLC, to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, and scientific rigor and integrity in all of their CME/CE activities. Faculty must disclose to the participants any relationships with commercial companies whose products or devices may be mentioned in faculty presentations, or with the commercial supporter of this CME/CE activity. CME Outfitters, LLC, has evaluated, identified, and attempted to resolve any potential conflicts of interest through a rigorous content validation procedure, use of evidence-based data/research, and a multidisciplinary peer review process. The following information is for participant information only. It is not assumed that these relationships will have a negative impact on the presentations.
Adam Poller, APN has no disclosures to report.
Tanesha Owens, APN has no disclosures to report.
Frederick S. Starr, M.D. has no disclosures to report.
Mitchel G. Schwindt, M.D. has no disclosures to report.
Jeffrey Helfand, MD (content/peer reviewer) has no disclosures to report.
Unlabeled Use Disclosure
Faculty of this CME/CE activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. The faculty have been informed of their responsibility to disclose to the audience if they will be discussing off-label or investigational uses (any uses not approved by the FDA) of products or devices. CME Outfitters, LLC, does not endorse the use of any product outside of the FDA labeled indications. Medical professionals should not utilize the procedures, products, or diagnosis techniques discussed during this activity without evaluation of their patient for contraindications or dangers of use.
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