WAT Medical Returns Cruise Show with US Partner VIKAND

The VIKAND team has extensive experience in the medical field as well as in the marine industry and offers a 24/7 on-call service to clients. Their team has a depth of experience in the maritime industry, both onboard ship, and shore-side, ensuring that they understand the complexities of a shipboard medical operation and air quality issues. The VIKAND team are … Read More

VIKAND INTRODUCES A MEDICAL ESCORT PROGRAM FOR REPATRIATING INJURED AND SICK CREW

(Fort Lauderdale September 6th, 2018) In accordance with its mantra of providing customers with compassionate, resourceful, experienced and round the clock support, the global maritime solutions provider, Vikand, introduces a new Medical Escort Program to its portfolio of services. At some point in time even the most safety conscious vessel operator will experience a serious accident or illness onboard that … Read More

VIKAND appoints several new management positions

Effective April 1st, Ms. Crystol Lasley was appointed to Vice President, Medical Operations, Dr. Bill Heymann, to Chief Medical Officer and Len Quist to Vice President, Sales and Marketing and Wesley Echevarria to Manager of the Yachts division. Lasley, Heymann and Quist are well associated with the company while Wesley Echevarria is a new team member. VIKAND is a medical … Read More

VIKAND’s Dr. Bill Heymann and President Peter Hult featured in The Maritime Executive

(Fort Lauderdale, FL August 17th, 2015) – Read an extract of the article “Maintaining seafarer’s wellness” by Wendy Laursen in the July/August issue of the The Maritime Executive below. “U.S.-based VIKAND provides medical services to the cruise industry, and the company is expanding its services to shipping and offshore companies through a telemedicine offering that provides a range of seafarer wellness services including … Read More

Tim Krulatz appointed as Director of Business Development, North America at VIKAND

(Fort Lauderdale, FL August 4th, 2015) – VIKAND is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Krulatz as Director of Business Development for the North American market. Tim will be responsible for developing VIKAND’s client base in North America, identifying medical service needs and working with clients and industry associations to define ways VIKAND can cultivate new innovative solutions. “While … Read More

VIKAND moves to Downtown Fort Lauderdale

– We are quickly growing and realized that we needed a new office space better suited to our needs. VIKAND is now located in the epicenter of Fort Lauderdale, in Las Olas River House, says Peter Hult, President. A majority of the VIKAND staff spends most time out of the office, organizing on-location set up of medical facilities and performing … Read More

VIKAND Hires Axel Flinder as Director of Business Development

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (May 11th, 2015) – VIKAND is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Axel Flinder as the Director of Business Development. Axel is based in Oslo, Norway and will represent VIKAND’s growing operations in Norway and Northern Europe at large. “Axel brings a vast maritime knowledge and an impressive network to the VIKAND team”, said Peter Hult, President. “His … Read More

New Ownership Structure at VIKAND

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (April 7th, 2015) – VIKAND, LLC has established a new ownership structure that will allow it to more quickly meet the demand for its high quality Medical offerings for the Cruise Lines and the Maritime industry.  The new structure will ensure that the high quality team working at VIKAND will be better able to service their expanding … Read More

VIKAND Hires Michele Hart, RN as Key Account Manager

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (November 10, 2014) – VIKAND (formerly known as MHG Medical Management Services), is pleased to announce the addition of Michele Hart, RN to their team.  Reporting to Crystol Lasley, Director, Medical Services, Michele will be responsible for the management of medical operations designated clients, including formulary and equipment management and providing general medical services and conducting audits of … Read More