Bring a list of your current medications that you take along with the name and contact number of the doctor who prescribed the medication to you.
IF YOU HAVE ANY MEDICAL CONDITIONS
Majority of drivers generally meet the standards that are set by FMCSA and pass their DOT physical. In any case, there are some things that you should keep in mind before you see medical examiner for your DOT physical.
If you are being treated by your primary care physician and take prescribed medications, you will require an opinion letter from your physician. As Medical Examiners we will need to review your physician’s opinion on medication safety and your condition relating to commercial driving, before making a final decision on certification.
Medical conditions/diseases that you will require to get opinion letters from your primary care physician/ or treating physician for are as noted below:
Myocardial Infarction (Heart attack)
Angina (Chest pain)
Angioplasty or PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention) with or without any stent placement.
Certain medications that require opinion letters from your primary care physician/ or treating physician: prescribed opioids, muscle relaxants, antidepressants, migraine and ADHD medication.
If you have any of the medical conditions listed above, or currently taking over the counter / or prescribed medications, please get a letter from your physician now before coming in for your DOT physical in order to save yourself time.
Your treating physician will require addressing the medical guidelines in the letter that can be found by clicking on the following links:
If driver meets all medical standards and guidelines except the use of insulin. Medical examiner’s certificate to indicate that driver is certified ONLY if he/she has a diabetes exemption and expires 1 year from the examination date.
The driver will require Endocrinologist evaluation checklist performed by Endocrinologist. Signed letterhead by an endocrinologist will be required and submitted.
Vision Evaluation checklist is also to be performed by Ophthalmologist or Optometrist and signed letterhead to be submitted.
Mail all the forms along with other required items to the address listed on Diabetes Exemption Package.
Use of amphetamines, narcotics or any other habit-forming drugs without a prescription from a treating physician is disqualifying.
Use of methadone is disqualifying.
INJURY AND ILLNESS TREATMENT
Mableton Urgent Care is here to save your company time and money with your employees’ on-the-job injuries and illnesses. Our rates are a fraction of what a typical emergency room visit would cost and the majority of our patients are seen in under an hour.
LET US GO TO WORK FOR YOU
We work directly with your business to develop a customized plan with protocols for communication of health-related information, handling of all testing and treatment of work-related injuries.
Our spacious walk-in clinic is designed with you in mind with on-site prescriptions and diagnostic and laboratory services. Our state-of-the-art electronic medical records mean clearer patient instructions, faster claims processing, and less paperwork.
***IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING CHEST PAIN, SHORTNESS OF BREATH, OR A LIFE-THREATENING CONDITION, CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY OR SEEK TREATMENT AT YOUR NEAREST EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT.***
4855 Floyd Rd. SW, Suite 104,
Mableton, GA 30126
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