MARITIME MEDICAL E-SERVICE

This medical service is addressed to people of the sea, but also to those who travel around the world with a backpack and have a medical problem. Another aim of the service is to provide comprehensive medical advice to people who are far from their place of residence and encounter the language barrier in contact with the local medical centre.

THIS SERVICE IN NOT ENGAGED IN MEDICAL TREATMENT. IT PROVIDES ADVICE TO PEOPLE IN NEED AND TRIES TO INDICATE THE RIGHT PROCEDURES TO TAKE IN A SPECIFIC SITUATION.


WE GIVE ADVICE IN POLISH AND ENGLISH

IN EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES WE CAN PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE BY PHONE

Our medical service provides advice in the following cases:

  • Injuries of the musculoskeletal system, e.g. sprained ankle, shoulder dislocation, fractures, bruises and muscle overload

  • The occurrence of skin lesions that did not exist before the trip, cuts and wounds

  • Cold, flu, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhoea, high fever

  • Hypothermia and overheating, sunburn, burns

  • The deterioration of symptoms in people who are already taking medications

  • Difficult medical matters, e.g. an unknown diagnosis or a problem with diagnosing because of location or language barrier

  • In the case of having access to appropriate medicines, we can propose a temporary pharmacotherapy at your own risk

  • Tips related to trips to underdeveloped countries, where the access to professional medical care is limited