With FAA MedXPress, you can get your
medical certificate faster than ever before.
Here’s how: Before your appointment with your
Aviation Medical Examiner (AME) simply go online
to FAA MedXPress at https://medxpress.faa.gov/
and electronically complete FAA Form 8500-8.
Information entered into MedXPress is immediately
transmitted to the FAA and forwarded to your AME
before your medical examination.
With this online option you can complete FAA Form
8500-8 in the privacy and comfort of your home and
submit it before your appointment.
The service is free and can be found at:
Beginning Oct. 1, 2012, pilots
must use MedXpress to apply
for a Medical Certificate