D.O.T Physical Exams in Tampa & Citrus Park, FL
AFC Urgent Care Tampa provides all the necessary physical exams designed specifically for employer needs. Our talented medical professionals will perform the two core exams. This includes the pre-employment physical and D.O.T physical exam. These exams will help keep your employees healthy and safe on the job as well as meet the requirements of the Department of Transportation and other regulatory requirements. No appointment is ever needed making AFC Urgent Care Tampa the perfect place to send your employers to get their exams!
D.O.T Physical Exam
This exam is specifically for commercial drivers and is required by the government if you are a new hire or are thinking about going into this field then it is important you get this exam as soon as possible. This exam will be performed by a CME ( Certified Medical Examiner) prior to operating a commercial motor vehicle. These physical exams follow a very specific protocol made by the Federal Motor Carrier Saftey Administration. Different health complications may change the outcome of your exam, AFC Urgent Care Tampa strongly encourages drivers coming for the D.O.T Physical to bring a list of all current medications as well as current medical records. If you have any health-related issues with cardiac and neurological health issues please make sure to make a note of that when you see one of our Medical examiners.
Pre-employment physicals are an important tool for employers and employees. These physical exams are to ensure that new employees can tolerate the physical demands of the job, as well as finding undiagnosed complications an employee might have. This exam will go over the following:
- Review of both occupational and medical history
- Musculoskeletal examination
- Evaluation of the respiratory system
- Examination of head, ears, eyes, nose, and throat
- Hearing and vision testing
- Blood pressure