FAA BasicMed News As of 04-24-17
Comprehensive Medical Examination Checklist has been released! (BasicMedChecklist)
It still appears to some, that finding a non-AME physician that will sign the checklist may be difficult due to the liabilities potentially involved. The non-AME physician must certify, that there is no medical condition, that as presently treated, could interfere with the individuals ability to safely operate an aircraft.
To keep up with the FAA progress on BasicMed, it appears that this page url will have the latest news and info. https://www.faa.gov/licenses_certificates/airmen_certification/basic_med/
Here’s what the FAA says today:
The FAA is currently working on a BasicMed announcements page, a page for online course providers, and a link for the Comprehensive Medical Examination Checklist. We expect to have this information in the coming weeks. Please check back on this page.