NRCME Plus Examiner Training SystemTM strives to serve the entire continuum of healthcare providers seeking training for medical examiner training.  We have been awarded accreditation in multiple provider categories including ACCME and PACE.  Accreditation is included with training registration and there are no additional fees to claim credit.

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME):  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Oakstone Publishing and NRCME Training Systems, LLC. Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission (ANCC): Oakstone Publishing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours: 12

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Providers of Approved Continuing Education (PACE):  This program has been certified by PACE for 12 CEU’s in accepting states. PACE serves the Chiropractic profession. PACE CEU’s valid until September 1, 2022.

Intended Audience: Medical Doctors, Doctors of Osteopath, Doctors of Chiropractic, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, and Advanced Practice Nurses, who are specifically interested in performing CMV driver physical exams and obtaining NRCME certification.

Special Prerequisites for Participants: Participants must be licensed MD, DO, DC, NP/APN, or PA in their respective state and whose scope of practice authorizes them to perform physical examinations and issue medical certificates for commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers, as defined by the state in which they practice.

Disclosure: Oakstone Publishing has assessed all relationships with ineligible companies disclosed by faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest have been mitigated. Oakstone Publishing’s planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relationships with ineligible companies.

Faculty Affiliations and Disclosures:

Clinton M. Smith, D.C.

President, NRCME Training Systems, LLC.

Reports no relationship with an ineligible company

 Method of Participation: Participants will read through each module and take the corresponding quiz at the conclusion of the module. Each module must be completed before proceeding to the next. After all modules, including quizzes, have been completed, the participant will take the final training exam, claim their credits, complete the activity evaluation and print their certificate of completion.

Learning Objectives:  After successful completion of this CME activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Apply the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) driver physical qualification regulations and advisory criteria to pass the FMCSA certification test for the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME).
  • Apply the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) driver physical qualification regulations and advisory criteria when performing examinations for CMV drivers and determining medical certification.
  • Gain specific guidance and understand sources of information for questions on CMV examinations and requisite documentation necessary for such exams.

Updated for Rerelease: January 1, 2022
Date of Original Release: May 21, 2012
Date of CME Credit/Contact Hour Expiration: December 31, 2025
PACE CEU’s Expiration: September 1, 2022