Completion of this training course updates licensed FMCSA Certified Medical Examiners (DCs, MDs, DOs, PAs, ANPs and NPs) on the current procedures and medical standards and guidelines used in the FMCSA Drivers of Commercial vehicles medical examination and driver certification. Learn the current FMCSA Medical Standards, Advisory Criteria, Guidelines, exemptions and how to apply them to determine correct driving status. The last 2 hours is a training course on how to perform the FAA BasicMed Medical Exam for private pilots. Those that complete this course receive a PACE Accredited Certificate of Completion from TeamCME. Other Non Pace States CE credit (see below). Course Duration: 10 hours
Note: This course can not be used to fulfill the FMCSA 5 year refresher training requirement!
Note: This course does not qualify an attendee to become certified in the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners. See FMCSA Accredited Course on TeamCME.com.
Note: DCs can not perform the FMCSA Driver of Commercial Vehicles Medical Exams in the States of New York, Michigan, and Washington.
Note: DCs can perform the FAA BasicMed in the following States: States shown in red print have additional requirements, check with your State Board.
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisianna, Massachusettes, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, West Virginia.
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|Instructor||Michael Megehee, DC, NRCME, President
Jeffrey Carlson, DPM, Board Certified
Joseph Sentef, MD|
|About the Instructor||Dr. Megehee was appointed by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in 2005 as a member of the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiner (NRCME) Brainstorming Sessions, the NRCM Integrated Product Team (WIPT) that developed the basis for NRCME certification and the NRCME Team that developed the physician training. He assisted the NRCME Team to develop and write test questions for the National Registry Certification Test. He is currently a FMCSA National Registry “Champion”. Dr. Megehee is a contact point for the Federal Aviation Administration regarding, Doctors of Chiropractic, State Chiropractic Boards and the FAA BasicMed Exam program.
Dr. Carlson earned his medical degree from Des Moines University in Iowa before completing a three-year surgical residency in Salt Lake City, UT. This residency program provided the advanced training needed to be considered a specialist in the treatment of all ailments of the foot and ankle, including neurological diseases, wound care, foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine, pediatric, diabetic, and geriatric lower extremity care.
Dr. Carlson is originally from Alaska where, growing up, he spent his summers working in the salmon commercial fishing industry: on boats, set netting, and in his grandparents’ cannery.
Dr. Carlson is a fluent Spanish speaker which he has used while serving missions in Guatemala and Spain. His greatest love, however, is his wife and four children. They enjoy spending time outdoors, visiting local attractions and activities, and attending athletic events.
He is excited to bring his knowledge and experience to TeamCME..
|Subject Breakdown||diagnosis testing procedures and differential diagnosis 4 hours, Documentation 3 hours, History taking and Physical exam procedures 3|
|Format||In person - Live|
|Co-sponsor or Partner||University of Western States|