Sleep-Apnea

OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Training for Medical Examiners
DOT Medical Examiner Sleep Disorder Identification, Treatment & Certification for Drivers

This course will help explain the guidance issued by the DOT/ NRCME for examiners to use their judgement to detect, suggest treatment options and provide certification options for commercial drivers w ho have been identified with OSA.

FEATURES OF THE NADME OSA DETECTION & CERTIFICATION TRAINING COURSE:
This course is approximately 1 hour in length and includes:
Online Video Based Instruction
Provides a Downloadable PDF Participant Workbook
Includes Certificate of Completion.
Course Price: $149.00
Notes Feature – Hand Type your Own Notes & Print
CME Certificate offering 3 AMA/PRA Category 1 CME’s

The NADME OSA Course consists of 8 Segments Including:

  • Objectives & Introduction to OSA
  • Recognizing OZA
  • Regulations, Recommendations and Guidance
  • Screening Tools
  • Sleep Studies
  • Treatment Options
  • Patient Education
  • Determining Certification Status
  • Many studies have shown that Obstructive Sleep Apnea, or OSA, is a significant cause of motor vehicle crashes. And, according to recent estimates, nearly one in three commercial drivers suffers from some degree of OSA.
    This training program provides the tools you need to identify drivers whose OSA puts them at increased risk for crashes. You’ll also gain an understanding of treatment options and how to properly qualify commercial drivers diagnosed with sleep apnea.

    This training will help you achieve five key objectives. You will be able to:

    • identify the personal medical risks and public safety hazards associate with OSA
    • effectively screen commercial drivers to identify those at risk for OSA
    • recommend appropriate diagnostic tests
    • assess compliance with treatment
    • determine the proper certification status for drivers with suspected or diagnosed OSA.

    TARGET AUDIENCE:
    Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, NRCME Certified Physicians, Chiropractors, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practioners.

    • The NADME OSA Detection & Certification Training Course is 100% Online, Self-Guided, Fully Accredited offering 3 AMA/PRA Category 1 CME’s with a 100% Pass Rate!
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