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Oregon Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV): Driving With a Cognitive Impairment or Dementia

Physicians are mandated to report patients who are experiencing symptoms associated with loss of consciousness or control. However, anyone can report an unsafe driver for more information on “Medically At-Rick Driver Program” click HERE. The “Mandatory impairment referral” is available HERE. The DMV has the authority to investigate and reexamine an individual’s ability to operate a motor vehicle. 

The reexamination can result in one of the following:

Denied

Suspended

Cancelled

License renewal occurs every 8 years. Adults (age 50+) must have a vision test to renew their license