The following healthcare providers are or may be eligible to perform BasicMed exams:
MDs and DOs: Can perform the BasicMed exam in all states without being a FAA Aviation Medical Examiner.
DCs: May perform the BasicMed exam when considered by their State Chiropractic Licensing Board to be a “Chiropractic Physician” with State scope of practice to perform the components of BasicMed exam. (for a current list of States allowing DCs to perform BasicMed call TeamCME: 541-276-6032)
ANPs/PAs: May perform all or part of the exam per state regulations, with the exception of signing the BasicMed Medical exam Checklist. The Checklist must be signed by the “state licensed physician” responsible for the exam.
Others: Professions determined by their state licensing board to be a “state licensed physician” with scope of practice to perform all elements of the BasicMed exam.