THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT) HAS PUBLISHED A NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (NPRM) TO HARMONIZE WITH THE NEW HHS MANDATORY GUIDELINES

By |February 16th, 2017|

THE PLANNED IMPLEMENTATION DATE FOR THE NEW HHS GUIDELINES IS OCTOBER 1, 2017. THERE IS A 60 DAY COMMENT PERIOD FOR THE DOT NPRM ENDING MARCH 24, 2017 AND AFTER THAT DOT ALSO HOPES TO BE ABLE TO IMPLEMENT THE NEW REGULATIONS ON OCTOBER 1, 2017.

FOR FULL DETAILS OF THE NEW HHS MANDATORY GUIDELINES CLICK […]

IMPORTANT NEWS: REVISED MANDATORY GUIDELINES FOR FEDERAL WORKPLACE DRUG TESTING PROGRAMS

By |February 16th, 2017|

THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS) HAS PUBLISHED NEW MANDATORY GUIDELINES FOR FEDERAL WORKPLACE DRUG TESTING PROGRAMS.

For full details of the Regulations click of this LINK to the January 23, 2017 announcement in the Federal Register.

Carolina Occupational Healthcare wishes to thank the Medical Review Officer Certification Council (MROCC) for the notification of […]

New Regulations regarding 3rd Class Medical Certificates

By |February 10th, 2017|

Medical reforms have been passed by both the House and Senate and signed into law by President Obama on July 15, 2016.

According to AOPA,  an extension  keeps the FAA regulations in place through September 2017, but the medical reforms are permanent, and the FAA now has one year to develop and enact rules that align with the […]