DG SHIPPING MEDICALS

DG SHIPPING INDIA APPROVED MEDICAL EXAMINER

After gaining sailing time and experience while conducting Medical First Aid courses for sea farers, DG Shipping India approved me for performing medical examinations for sea farers. I have been doing the same for last four years and have been empanelled by leading shipping companies for Pre-Employment Medical Examination for their officers and crew. The certificates issued after completion of medical examination are in compliance with DG Shipping India Medical Examination of Sea farers guidelines, ILO, MLC 2010 and STCW 2006 conventions.

Medicals for seafarers are done for ship joining , MMD courses & exams, COC , CDC, and GMDSS endorsements.

All required forms including Flag State medical forms are available at the clinic.

  • ILO 147
  • MLC 2010
  • STCW 2006 : SCHDULE VII
  • Annexure IV (DG SHIPPING INDIA)
  • Annexure V : Sight Test Certificate
  • Panama
  • Liberia
  • Marshall Islands
  • Danish Medical form
  • Malta
  • Singapore-MPA Form
  • UK- MCA
  • Belize
  • Bahamas
  • Hong Kong
  • Cayman islands
  • Cyprus

Laboratory and Radiological Investigations

Following radiological and laboratory investigations are conducted apart from complete medical history and physical examination.

  • Hemogram
  • CBC
  • RBS/FBS
  • Hba1c
  • Lipid Profile
  • LFT (Liver Function Test)
  • RFT( Kidney Function Test)
  • HIV screening
  • VDRL
  • HBsAg
  • Anti-HCV
  • ABO/RH (Blood Group)
  • Fecalysis (Stool Test)
  • Stool c/s
  • Swab c/s (Throat)
  • Urinalysis (Urine Routine & Microscopy)
  • Drug & Alcohol
  • Urine c/s
  • Radiology
  • Radiograph Chest/Spine/lumber
  • Ultrasonography: (USG) Abdomen, KUB

Spirometry (PFT)

Audiometry

Sight Test

  • Distance Vision
  • Near Vision
  • Ishihara Short Reading (Color Blindness)

Vaccinations

All vaccines required for foreign travel or sea service are available at the clinic. They are issued with proper documentation.

Commonly needed vaccines are

  • MMR
  • Chicken Pox (Varicella)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever
  • Tetanus
  • DT (Diptheria & Tetanus)
  • Cholera
  • Oral Polio Vaccine
  • IPV

Any other vaccine not enlisted can be provided if prior requisition is made.

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