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SmithAmundsen Transportation Alert: FMCSA Withdraws Proposed Sleep Apnea Rulemaking

Contributed by Peter Henry, August 8, 2017

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) have withdrawn the proposed rulemaking aimed at identifying and treating obstructive sleep apnea in workers in safety sensitive positions. 213 more words


Do online doctor ratings reflect public perceptions of doctor quality?

When it comes to selecting doctors in this country, it’s almost like searching for a rare collectible on eBay – you need the knowledge to spot the mint condition item out of a group of seemingly similar candidates, and you need some luck. 515 more words


Calling Centrelink's Complaints and Feedback Line

As I mentioned in a earlier post I had tried extensively to contact Centrelink via phone in order to extend the time frame in which I could hand in the medical evidence required. 484 more words


Will I get a Job Capacity Assessment?

YES! I was told by a staff member at Centrelink that everyone who is going through a Medical Eligibility Review will also have a Job Capacity Assessment. 25 more words


I do realise that Centrelink need to carry out reviews but ...

Yes of course Centrelink need to carry out reviews, but something about this new process didn’t feel right.

One of the first things I noticed on the letter I had received was the date I was required to have the information in by. 333 more words


Then the fear set in

I received my medical review letter via my My Gov account and after reading it a few times I realised that this was not the normal… 137 more words


When you get 'that' letter from Centrelink ...

These days Centrelink contact me via my My Gov account, notifications come up as a text message. I hate getting these messages usually because I dread having a review, not because I don’t feel I’m eligible, rather the uncertainty that surrounds a review. 32 more words