Contact the FAA and our Legislators..
I support the AOPA/EAA Medical Exemption request.
“Estimates suggest that as much as $700 billion a year in healthcare costs do not improve health outcomes. They occur because we pay for more care rather than better care. We need to be moving towards a system in which doctors and hospitals have incentives to provide the care that makes you better, rather than the care that just results in more tests and more days in [the] hospital.” — Peter Orszag, director of the White House Office of Management and
Budget, May 2009 interview with NPR
The measure should be expanded to include all part 91 flights. The third class medical is a good example of waste in the health care system. The third class medical has a high cost with minimal health benefit.