Description: The concerns with sleep apnea and how they affect a CMV driver and the Sanford process for determining who and how to investigate drivers at risk for OSA will be reviewed.
About Our Speaker: Dr. Joel Blanchard is the Enterprise Medical Director of Sanford Health Occupational Medicine Clinic in Aberdeen SD, Bemidji, MN, Bismarck, Dickinson, East Grand Forks, Fargo, Minot, ND and Sioux Falls SD.
As medical director; he oversees the medical care, policies and procedures of the clinics.
Dr. Blanchard is a board-certified family medicine doctor at Sanford Health. He completed his Medical degree at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, and his internship at St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon. Dr. Blanchard is also a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He is certified as a medical review officer for drug testing and is a member of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
"Northern Region Association of Safety Professionals" is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. North Dakota, P.O. Box 1663, Fargo, ND 58102