BasicMed Flight Physicals in Marlborough, MA
AFC Urgent Care Marlborough administers BasicMed Flight Physicals for who individuals who operate small and large aircrafts.
Performed at least every 48 months, these exams ensure the pilot or aircraftman can operate an aircraft with no medical condition that will interfere with the safe operation of an aircraft.
In order to qualify and complete the examination to operate an aircraft, AOPA recommends taking the following steps, in order:
- Complete the FAA self-assessment form prior to your examination
- Schedule and attend a physical examination with a state-licensed physician who will complete the FAA form [The examination must be performed on or after April 24, 2017]
- Successfully complete the AOPA Online Medical Education Course
- Print the certificate of completion following the course and keep it in your logbook, along with the completed Medical Examination Checklist
- Ensure that you meet the flight review requirements of FAR 61.56 and any other applicable flight or instrument proficiency requirements, as necessary for you to act as pilot in command
At AFC Urgent Care Marlborough, an on-site licensed physician can perform your BasicMed Flight Physical, by appointment only. Our comprehensive physicals include:
- Complete review of FAA form completed by the airman
- A medical examination
- A review of any medical conditions, physical and mental
- Review of all prescription and non-prescription medications
Following the exam, our physician will complete a medical examination checklist to ensure that the airman meets all requirements. Our urgent care center is fully equipped with an on-site lab and digital x-ray system, being able to conduct the entire exam all under one roof.
*Please note that the BasicMed Flight Physical is not covered by insurance. We also ask that you contact us to schedule an appointment to ensure a licensed physician is on duty.*
For more details, please call us at 508-658-0764.