VIKAND Medical Solutions appointed by Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours as Medical Consultants for Scenic Eclipse

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, Date TBC) – The global maritime solutions provider, VIKAND Medical Solutions, has been appointed by Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours as medical consultants for Scenic Eclipse, the World’s First Discovery Yacht. “We are pleased to engage with VIKAND to help us manage the challenging environment of maritime medical care on a global basis. Their experienced team will ensure …

VIKAND Solutions appointed by Cruise Management International as Medical Consultants

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, October 25, 2017) – The global maritime medical service provider, VIKAND, announced today that they have been appointed by Cruise Management International as medical consultants to their fleet, November 1st, 2017 VIKAND will provide medical consulting and management services, equipment calibration and servicing and formulary management. “The team has extensive onboard and corporate cruise ship experience in …

VIKAND appointed as Medical Consultants for Peace Boat

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, June 9th, 2016) – The global maritime medical services provider, VIKAND, announced today that they have been appointed by Maritime Holdings Group as medical consultants to Peace Boat’s current ship Ocean Dream, effective April 1st. “We are excited to work with Peace Boat, especially since they offer a unique and very different experience at sea”, said Peter …

VIKAND appointed by Saga Ocean Cruises as Medical Consultants

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 18th, 2016) – The global maritime medical service provider, VIKAND, announced today that they have been appointed by Saga Cruises as medical consultants to their fleet, effective April 1st. “We are looking forward to having the VIKAND team working alongside and in support of our medical staff”, said Peter Wright, Head of Commercial at Saga. “I …

VIKAND about World Maritime Day 2015

(Fort Lauderdale, FL September 24th, 2015) – VIKAND is quoted in the article “World Maritime Day: What do you think” courtesy The Maritime Executive highlighting World Maritime Day 2015. Read an extract from the article below – or click  here to read the full article by Wendy Larsen on The Maritime Executive’s website. “As are the world’s oceans, the maritime industry is a global entity that …

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 …

VIKAND mentioned in The Maritime Executive article

When Cruise Ships Aren’t Floating Hospitals Cruise lines have enjoyed freedom from liability for the actions of their doctors and nurses since 1988 when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit adopted the so-called Barbetta rule that said cruise ships are not floating hospitals.  Now, by its decision in the matter of Franza versus Royal Caribbean Cruises, the …

VIKAND Appointed by Windstar Cruises as Medical Consultants

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (January 7th, 2015) – Medical management and consulting services provider, VIKAND (formerly, MHG Medical Management Services), announced today that they have been appointed by Windstar Cruises as medical consultants to their fleet, effective January 1st, 2015. Windstar Cruises provides completely inclusive, luxurious small ship cruising aboard four beautiful yachts, with itineraries across the globe.  All staterooms and …

VIKAND Appointed by FleetPro Passenger Ship Management as Medical Consultants

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (January 5th, 2015) – Medical management and consulting services provider, VIKAND (formerly, MHG Medical Management Services), announced today that they have been appointed as medical consultants to the fleet of vessels managed by FleetPro Passenger Ship Management, effective January 1st, 2015. FleetPro provides comprehensive services tailored to the needs of each vessel, ship owner or charterer, while …