Health Services



High quality specialized medical services are provided for both seafarers and land based personnel of shipping or other companies.

The Medical Occupational Maritime Center is staffed by well-trained and experienced medical personnel certified and duly authorized for pre employment medical examination of seafarers in accordance to the MLC 2006 and STCW and the issue of the medical health certificate.

The Seafarers’ Health Certificate for Signing on is issued in accordance to the MLC2006 and STCW as well as the new European Union Crew Guidelines and is valid to all countries of the world.

We also provide direct access to specialized doctors, dentists and clinics / hospitals.


Health services offered:


  • Physical examination
  • Medical specialist consultation
  • Psychiatric examination and Psychometric evaluation
  • Orthopedic examination
  • Laboratory diagnostic services (microbiological etc)
  • ENT examination and audiometry
  • Cardiological examination (ECG, Triplex, treadmill stress test)
  • Ophthalmological examination (visual acuity etc)
  • Pulmonary function test
  • Dental consultation
  • Dermatological examination
  • Possibility of medical examination onboard
  • Microsurgery and surgical procedures (in collaborating clinics)
  • Medical and paramedical staff in passenger and cruise ships (special agreement)
  • Immunization
  • Toxicological screening

Additional Services


  • Services onboard
  • Medical examination and issuance of a seafarers medical health certificate onboard
  • Alcohol and Drug Testing onboard
  • Medical examination of sick seafarers onboard
  • First Aid in the event of an accident or illness onboard
  • Complete medical check-up of workers at their workplace (ex. shipbuilding area)
  • Shipyard physician
  • Examination and medical services for company employees
  • Special check on chemical loads
  • First Aid training Programs and use of an Automatic External Defibrillator
  • Vaccinations (according to international guidelines for destination countries)
  • Possibility to remind the renewal of medical documents before they expire
  • Ships medical chest evaluation and certificate


Substance abuse testing (DRUG & ALCOHOL TEST)


Qualitative and quantitative control of drugs and alcohol. Drug and alcohol testing is carried out at the Medical Occupational Maritime Center or onboard by qualified medical personnel. The results of drug tests carried out on board are given immediately.


The service can be part of a pre-employment screening program, a random unannounced sample collection or after an incident.


The drug test list may include among others the control of the following substances:



  • Alcohol
  • Amphetamines
  • Opiates
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Phencyclidine (PCP)
  • Ecstasy
  • Tetrahydrocannabinol (marihuana)
  • Methamphetamine and amphetamine
  • Methadone
  • Morphine
  • Oxycodone
  • Propoxyphene



Seafarers Medical Certificate for signing on in accordance with the provisions of the International Convention MLC 2006 and STCW.



  • Same day issue of the Seafarers’ Medical Health Certificate by authorized
  • Clinical, ophthalmological and acoometrical examination
  • Further investigation ( laboratory tests, ECG, Triplex, Ultrasound, CT scan, etc) available if indicated

Issue of Specialized Medical Maritime Documents



  • Diplomas, PEMEs and medical health certificates for OGUK / offshore (Panama, Malta, Cyprus, Belize, etc.)
  • Application form for medical examination
  • Seafarers medical certificate for signing on
  • ENG-1 (equivalent)
  • Biennial Medical Report
  • Pre-embarquement medical examination
  • Medical certificate of fitness
  • Medical Certificate for food handlers (Galley)
  • Fit for Duty Certificate
  • Fit for Fly Certificate
  • Ships medical chest certificate

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