• 01 MAY 19
    2019 Drug Free Workplace Seminar sponsored by MOM

    2019 Drug Free Workplace Seminar sponsored by MOM

    The rate of drug test “positives” hit a 14-year high in 2018 with marijuana topping the list of the most commonly detected illicit substances. Another alarming finding is that post-accident “positives” increased throughout the U.S. workforce outpacing all other testing reasons, including pre-employment screening. The changing landscape of state marijuana laws, developing information on the

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    • 04 FEB 19
    “What To Expect From OSHA” Seminar on Tuesday, February 19th

    “What To Expect From OSHA” Seminar on Tuesday, February 19th

    OSHA’s “Top 10” list is nothing to brag about and it is certainly not as humorous as the famous “Top 10” from the Late Night Show. If anything, OSHA’s list may keep us up late at night worrying about how to avoid the various violations. Well, you can sleep tight because you have a trusted

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    • 18 JAN 19
    Mercer Baseball 11th Annual First Pitch Classic

    Mercer Baseball 11th Annual First Pitch Classic

    Amazing evening supporting the Mercer Baseball 11th Annual First Pitch Classic with an outstanding message from Atlanta Braves Charlie Culberson!

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    • 11 DEC 18
    Sponsor of the Mercer Baseball First Pitch Classic

    Sponsor of the Mercer Baseball First Pitch Classic

    Macon Occupational Medicine is proud to be the sponsor of the Mercer Baseball First Pitch Classic on January 17, 2019 at Hawkins Arena. Charlie Culberson, Atlanta Braves infielder, will serve as the keynote speaker for the 2019 First Pitch Classic. Charlie is one of many high-profile guests to headline the First Pitch Classic, including Gordon

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    • 11 DEC 18
    Insulin-Treated Diabetes Mellitus Assessment Form, MCSA-5870 Is Available

    Insulin-Treated Diabetes Mellitus Assessment Form, MCSA-5870 Is Available

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has posted the Insulin-Treated Diabetes Mellitus Assessment Form, MCSA-5870 on the medical page of the FMCSA website. As a part of the medical certification process for insulin-treated diabetes mellitus individuals, FMCSA requires that the Insulin-Treated Diabetes Mellitus Assessment Form, MCSA-5870, be completed by the insulin-treated diabetes mellitus individual’s Treating

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    • 23 OCT 18
    Clarification of OSHA’s Position on Workplace Safety Incentive Programs and Post-Incident Drug Testing

    Clarification of OSHA’s Position on Workplace Safety Incentive Programs and Post-Incident Drug Testing

    On May 12, 2016, OSHA published a final rule that, among other things, amended 29 C.F.R. § 1904.35 to add a provision prohibiting employers from retaliating against employees for reporting work-related injuries or illnesses.  See 29 C.F.R. § 1904.35(b)(1)(iv). In the preamble to the final rule and post-promulgation interpretive documents, OSHA discussed how the final rule could

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    • 10 OCT 18
    2018 Golf Classic – October

    2018 Golf Classic – October

    Rotating the 18 holes of golf at a member’s golf course, 144 golfers enjoy a day of networking and business development on spacious fairways and greens. Held annually, the Golf Classic attracts players who vie for fun and prizes while making great business contacts. Golfers enjoy a round of golf, a putting contest with prizes,

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    • 02 OCT 18
    Get Your Flu Shot Here

    Get Your Flu Shot Here

    Over the past couple of weeks, we have experienced temperatures in the mid 90’s with the heat index at 100 degrees and higher.

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